Should You Exercise or Sleep When You are Tired

The alarm goes off, the snooze goes on. You are just not quite ready to get out of bed. Maybe you have not been sleeping well lately, or maybe you are just too tired. Either way, the exercise class you are scheduled to attend looks like it may have one less participant. When...
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EGCG May Help Improve Zinc Absorption

EGCG stands for Epigallocatechin-3-gallate. This well known anti-oxidant has profound health benefits. Green tea is a great source of EGCG. EGCG is one of many anti-oxidants known as catechins which is found abundantly in green tea. These catechins have been the focus in many...
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Posture Tips to Improve Your overall Health

Posture is defined as the position in which someone holds their body while sitting and standing. In this technological age, we are seated more than standing and seated posture has a huge impact on health. Fortunately, by adding these simple tricks into your day, you can improve...
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Yoga Push-ups to Start Your Day

Yoga push-ups are an exercise that combines a traditional push-up with a hip hike. Push-ups are beneficial in many ways, such as improved core strength and upper body strength. They can also be performed anywhere. No equipment is needed, just a surface, which doesn’t even...
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NEAT Way to Burn More Calories

I am currently reading a book called The Genius Life by Max Lugavere. In chapter four he discusses the benefits of movement. NEAT, which stands for non-exercise activity thermogenesis, helps our body to burn calories. These activities can burn anywhere from 300-1000 calories a...
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