Kamalini Deonath7 hours ago
Cellulitis and Living in the Present
Last week my mother was rushed to the emergency room on orders from her doctor. She went in for her routine yearly checkup and this time I decided to go along with her. Normally she would tell me what...
I Am Always Tired
I was looking for a new blog to write, and whilst talking to my mum about it, I couldn’t stop yawning. So here it is, a blog about being tired, why, and what sort of tired. There are many types of tir...
Philip P.8 hours ago
Winners and Losers in the Ongoing Fight Against Cancer
Science is constantly evolving and ongoing research is aimed at finding solutions for diagnosing and treating cancer. There are some notable advancements that hopefully will be put to good use in the ...
27 Years Ago on Memorial Day Weekend
Yes, that is a long time. Over two decades. I have had type 1 diabetes that long. My glucometer average says I’m 163. I have all but eliminated middle of the night high blood sugar. Nobody told me I’m...
7 Reasons Why You Should Meditate Daily
Meditation is a practice that has exploded into the mainstream in the last ten years due to the fast spreading wellness movement. But I'm willing to bet there are still quite a few people out there th...
Positivity Is Not a Quick Fix
When New Agers tell you, "think positive and it will be okay," they do not realize how destructive this nonsense is for mentally ill people. You see, we mentally ill folks have any number of “bad” tho...
@igobykim 3 days ago
Yoga: Practice of Control
"Graceful." "Beautiful." "Strong." This last month I've been receiving more praise and compliments on my practice, both in person at the studio and online through Instagram (@theyogikim). They would s...
Victoria Lim9 days ago
Ways to Improve the Health of Your Skin
Taking care of your skin is essential since the skin is the body's largest organ. Its main purpose is to protect us and work as an effective barrier. In order to protect your skin, you should protect ...
Rich Monetti18 days ago
ThetaHealing Can Give You a Life With Flo
On her website, Flo Ankah states a focus on empowering creatives and entertainment professionals. On the other hand, she doesn’t limit inspiration to those who are all about putting on a show. “We are...
Alex Berniera month ago
The First-Person Diet
Everybody eats food. Life revolves around nutrients, whether you are a meat-eater or a vegan, a blue whale swallowing banks of fish, or a tiny bacteria feasting on a pile of shit. Access to nourishmen...
Dami Basseya month ago
Review: 'Sweatcoin, a Scam'
The app is, in fact, very legitimate. Read on... I recently just installed Sweatcoin on my phone three days ago, after seeing it on a friend's Snap. The app just arrived in Canada on the 2nd of April ...
Things Your Friend Won't Tell You About the Big C
I always hate introducing myself to people. Mostly because I do not have a filter. I share way too much way too soon. My story starts like every other story—with an accident. At 16 years old, I was di...
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BambooMoves Yoga
BambooMoves Yoga is a welcoming community for people of all backgrounds to train their body, mind, and spirit in a nurturing yet challenging practice. Located in Forest Hills NY, Englewood NJ, Palisades Park NJ, and Baltimore MD.
Positivity Is Not a Quick Fix
When New Agers tell you, "think positive and it will be okay," they do not realize how destructive this nonsense is for mentally ill people. You see, we mentally ill folks have any number of “bad” tho...
Nicki S7 days ago
The Importance of Sleep and How to Stay Healthy During Stressful Times!
I am currently head girl at a grammar school in the south of the UK, I'm taking 3 A levels—biology, chemistry and maths—and coming up to my exams, I am no stranger to stress, so here is a bit of advic...
Roy Jeong9 days ago
I Got Your Back...Literally
Thirty-one million Americans are currently suffering from this much too common ailment and I'm going to at least try to lower that by a few million by writing this. Probably won't happen but even if I...
Sara Glatz11 days ago
Summer Glow Up
When we think of summer, we think about sunny weather, swimming, and for some of us a vacation. We think about tanning on the beach, while drinking a pina colada. For some of us though, summer is just...
susan winograda month ago
What Is the Pelvic Floor?
The Three Most Important Factors When Considering Your Pelvic Health and Wellness
Jessica Baeza2 months ago
Unexplained Infertility
This piece is dedicated to all the women out there who are currently struggling with infertility. It may not seem like it at this very moment, but there will be a light at the end of your long, treach...
Kamalini Deonath7 hours ago
Cellulitis and Living in the Present
Last week my mother was rushed to the emergency room on orders from her doctor. She went in for her routine yearly checkup and this time I decided to go along with her. Normally she would tell me what...
27 Years Ago on Memorial Day Weekend
Yes, that is a long time. Over two decades. I have had type 1 diabetes that long. My glucometer average says I’m 163. I have all but eliminated middle of the night high blood sugar. Nobody told me I’m...
Winning the Fight Against Brittle Diabetes
I’m close to winning the fight against my diabetes. Yes, I’m brittle. I mean I just heard about this one from my psychiatric nurse. Nobody ever said that. I guess I get lucky with infusion as being my...
Clare Woodforda month ago
The Complexity of Alzheimer’s
5,000,000! Five million, that’s a lot. Currently there are five million people living with Alzheimer’s disease in the U.S. That number is climbing at a frightening rate, as there is no known cure to t...
Isa Apono2 months ago
Stress
Stress. It's insidious; "Proceeding in a gradual, subtle way, but with harmful effects." It creeps up on you, and when you don't see the signs, it has a fickle way of making you become the person you ...
Rorie O'Fowtree2 months ago
Making Lists for Happier Brains
Our daily lives, mental health issues (whether it'd be anxiety, borderline or bipolar disorder, post traumatic stress disorder, depression, schizophrenia, etc), physical health troubles, the pressure ...
Jillian A14 days ago
A Diagnosis Changed My Life
While the title gives the idea I was diagnosed recently, that is far from the case. I have been more or less in denial for nearly five years. When someone thinks autism, they do not believe a nerdy gi...
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Marissa Swinta month ago
Growing Up Sick
Does anyone else hate it when you're sick and someone says something like, "Oh, it's not that bad, it's just a cold, stop complaining!" or anything along those lines? I do! Especially for someone like...
Khi Ellisona month ago
How I Handle Staring
Staring is something we're all guilty of doing. Hell, even I'm guilty of staring, but I feel as if staring is something we do simply out of curiosity. In my eyes, curiosity never killed the cat... but...
My Top 7 Migraine Self-Care Tips
Migraines don’t always affect everyone in the same way, some people get warning signs and some don’t, they can come with a wide variety of symptoms that not everyone gets but there are some ways of tr...
Leslie Montaño7 months ago
T1D Christmas Wishlist
Christmas is approaching and if you don't know what to get a T1D in your life, here's a list of my top ten picks! Want to treat yo' self? Go ahead! (Feel free to drop this list to a spouse or loved on...
Katie Moore7 months ago
Top 10 Comments of the Chronically Ill
The life of a chronically ill person (a spoonie) is one with many daily obstacles. It is tiring, tough, and often many have a hard time expressing their difficult journey. If you suspect this is the c...
Lorna Vause16 days ago
How to Flavor Kombucha
The kombucha tea craze has been sweeping the nation this decade, and it's not hard to figure out why. There are many reasons why kombucha is good for you, including being good for your heart, having a...
A A2 months ago
How to Deal With Your Evening Cravings
Quick question: on how many occasions in the last couple of weeks have you finished eating your last meal of the day only to find that you are rummaging through cupboards to look for something to snac...
Katana Haley3 months ago
3 Easy Detox Methods to Increase Your Health
Anyone and everyone will benefit from detoxification. It has direct benefits for conditions that many people deal with, from body odor to acne to weight loss. It also reduces inflammation, which is th...
Zen Green Tea2 days ago
Drink Matcha Green Tea to Combat Heart Disease
Of all the health scares out there, if there’s one that we should really take seriously, it has to be heart disease. Resulting into no less than a quarter of the total deaths in the United States annu...
Flexible Dieting
I am not a big writer. I'm a gym rat, who loves to eat. I've used my own approach in flexible dieting to reach 260 lbs, and drop back down to 220 (220 is where I'm strongest while still having abs). S...
Aliex Anne5 days ago
Veganism
I live on a vegan diet. I do not see myself being vegan as everyone else may see. I do not watch what I am wearing or take part in any animal cruelty debates. I do it simply because it has a great imp...
Day One of Many
For a long time, I felt as though I was stuck in a place where I wasn't quite an adult but not a child. Usually, people get this feeling when they're in their teenage years, but mine migrated to my ea...
Verona Jones11 days ago
Aging Is Just a Part of Life
I just turned 61-years-old, and for the most part I don't feel it. I have arthritis in my knees, and some minor aches and pains that tell me I'm getting older as well. At 61-years-old, I have also hit...
Quirky Baby Boomers
Are the good old days gone? I often think about the baby boomers. I am a baby boomer and suddenly find myself at the top of the family ladder. I now sit in the place once reserved for my grandparents ...
Fixing Your Workout Playlist
Disclaimer: I am not a medical professional, fitness professional, or certified to give fitness advice in any way. I am also not a professional music critic. I remember in early 2013, when I joined a ...
High Reps or High Weight?
As you can tell by the photo, I love lifting heavy! It is simply what I enjoy. How is it the most beneficial way to workout? Is it superior or inferior? Am I wasting my time? Damaging my body? Well, t...
Rhys Morgan5 days ago
3 Killer Ways to Fire Up Your Workouts
Working out is HARD. It requires consistent dedication to the cause both in and out of training sessions. It also requires variation in order to continue seeing growth and progress. Your body quickly ...
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Karen Philpott8 months ago
Mind Over Matter: Does It Matter?
When it comes to our health, we have many more choices now than in previous decades. More people are taking up the alternative medicine, complementary therapy and homoeopathy routes to help treat exis...
Tia Spahan9 months ago
Is Botox Safe? Botox for Beginners
Are you interested in getting Botox but terrified of looking like the frozen faces you see in Hollywood? Or that you heard you are putting poison in your face and are worried about the safety aspects ...
Jacquelyn Miccolis10 months ago
Conventional vs. Holistic Medicine
Conventional and holistic medicine are both million dollar industries. When it comes down to it, everyone is looking for a cure to what ails them. There are countless arguments for and against both, o...
Irbaz Ali15 days ago
Glistening Red and Black
A thick, rubbery smell, combined with the unmistakable stench of sweat surrounds the early risers in the UFC gym. A bright red wrestling mat, glistening with sweat, challenges fighters to spar with th...
Maurice Bernier2 months ago
The Fastest Man Alive (on Two Wheels)!!!!
I have a secret to share with my reading public. I have a secret identity. Up until now, I have shared it with a few people—family, a few friends, and neighbors. I always had a need for speed and my o...
Michael Carolan2 months ago
Unto the Breach 2: Fail to Succeed
In this piece I will be writing about how I got the point I am now, what influenced my journey and how it has helped shape my current outlook when working with athletes. Around five years ago I hit a ...
7 Reasons Why You Should Meditate Daily
Meditation is a practice that has exploded into the mainstream in the last ten years due to the fast spreading wellness movement. But I'm willing to bet there are still quite a few people out there th...
Hannah 🌸10 days ago
Mindfulness Incognito - Counting
Mindfulness is all about being in touch with the present world. This is so useful in testing situations, such as; those that are stressful, anger-inducing, anxiety-inducing, or situations in which you...
Amanda Doylea month ago
The Best Relaxation Technique For Your Sign
Everyone needs to relax, but not all of us are so good at it. There are many relaxation techniques that we can use, but sometimes it's hard to pick out which one to try. How will you know what you lik...
@igobykim 3 days ago
Yoga: Practice of Control
"Graceful." "Beautiful." "Strong." This last month I've been receiving more praise and compliments on my practice, both in person at the studio and online through Instagram (@theyogikim). They would s...
Aliex Anne13 days ago
Yoga: A Life of Uncertainty
Seeking a mindful life... I never thought that yoga would be the answer to my problems. Growing up I had a great life. I performed in many school productions, I had my parents supporting me every step...
Agamjot Singh24 days ago
Kundalini Yoga Life
During your first kundalini yoga class, you might have an amazing experience, you might not. You may find you have life-altering new awareness, or you may just become present with how mundane you see ...