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10 Exercise Cheats That Blow Your Calorie Burn

10 Exercise Cheats That Blow Your Calorie Burn

Exercise mistakes that cost you You put in the time and effort, show up at the gym, and pride yourself in not taking shortcuts. So why is the scale not budging? Chances are, poor exercise form or bad workout habits are costing you precious calories. Fitness experts reveal the most common ways people cheat at their workouts without even realizing ... Read More »

The best weight loss tips of all time

The best weight loss tips of all time

Losing weight is hard. Losing weight and then keeping it off is even harder. Case in point: 74% of adults in the United States are overweight or obese, and weight loss is a $20 billion industry. All that said, if you’re trying to slim down, there’s no reason to lose hope. Plenty of studies show that lasting weight loss is ... Read More »

The War On Bacteria — Who Are We Really Harming?

The War On Bacteria — Who Are We Really Harming?

Throughout my training and most of my career as a physician, the prevailing belief in medicine told us bacteria are pathogenic, create health problems and must be eradicated. For decades, this idea has driven us as a society to rely on prescription drug use in a way that is excessive and downright harmful. The notion that “we” must destroy “them” ... Read More »

Be acne-free: Here’s how to use lemon for flawless skin

Be acne-free: Here’s how to use lemon for flawless skin

Squeeze lemon and apply on your skin or mix it with natural ingredients like honey, yoghurt and chickpea to get rid of acne that often leaves unsightly scars on face. Lemon juice application: Take lemon juice in a small bowl, soak a cotton ball in it and squeeze out the excess juice from it. Apply the lemon juice to the ... Read More »

Feeling more forgetful these days? It may be due to prolonged stress

Feeling more forgetful these days? It may be due to prolonged stress

In a study, prolonged stress caused spatial memory loss in mice trying to navigate a maze. US researchers have found there is a relationship between prolonged stress and memory loss. The results of the study showed that those who were repeatedly exposed to stress had a trouble with spatial memory. Also, long-term stress may lead to social avoidance — which measures ... Read More »

Here’s why you should not blindly follow mobile health apps

Here’s why you should not blindly follow mobile health apps

A lot of these applications don’t even know about the user’s metabolism. This can lead to serious health complications. In view of increase in usage of mobile based health applications, Indian doctors have urged people to not blindly rely on such technologies for health updates as they may give wrong estimates. They said that a lot of times the applications ... Read More »