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Cholesterol myths and facts for healthier, longer life

Cholesterol myths and facts for healthier, longer life

This time we debunked most popular cholesterol myths, and observed facts. But first of all, let us talk about the main reasons for high cholesterol levels. They are unhealthy diet (too high in saturated fat), excess weight, and lack of physical activity. Also, your age and gender, your family history, and your health in general Continue reading Cholesterol myths and facts for healthier, longer life

16 extending life tips: longevity is easy!

16 extending life tips: longevity is easy!

We all want to live as long as possible (if not in depression, of course). So, we picked these 16 extending life tips for you. Surely, having the right genes increases your chances of longevity. Although you cannot control genetics, there are plenty of things you can do to increase the probability of celebrating your Continue reading 16 extending life tips: longevity is easy!

Healthy bones: foods, tips and common mistakes

Healthy bones: foods, tips and common mistakes

Older people often worry about their bones getting weaker and weaker. Fortunately, there is a way to get and maintain healthy bones, and prevent osteoporosis. Unfortunately, very few people know how to take care of their bones and joints. But here are tips to help! First of all, it is about eating a balanced diet, Continue reading Healthy bones: foods, tips and common mistakes

Top 10 stress-related illnesses

Top 10 stress-related illnesses

Did you know that stress can make you sick, literally? We picked most common stress-related illnesses and health conditions proved by studies. Particularly, stress may increase the risk of heart disease and diabetes. In addition, it worsens gastrointestinal problems. What else? Stress-related illnesses: A to Z Aging. Stress affects how you age, and may cause Continue reading Top 10 stress-related illnesses