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Your Mood And Stormy Weather

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How much do you enjoy stormy weather? For someone in Bensenville, Illinois, this is a question that you may not have given much thought to despite its relevance. You may be surprised but stormy weather can actually affect your health and likely for the better. So next time you bundle up and wish you were…

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Not Getting Sick During Rapid Weather Changes

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Do you enjoy a sudden warmer day in the winter? How about opening up the window and turning up the heat just a day apart? The truth is that these rapid weather changes can put you at a risk for getting sick. According to a 2016 study, “our results suggest that rapid decreases in ambient…

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When You’re Too Tired Too Often

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Feeling tired often is unfortunately a reality for many seniors. The truth is that there can be multiple causes for feeling tired. The good news is that if you suffer from constant fatigue, there may be something you can do about it. The first step is to verify the exact causes of your tiredness. Here…

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3 Ways To Turn Your Day Around

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Things happen. Sometimes you like them more, sometimes less. But you’re pretty much guaranteed to have things happen throughout the day that get you down. Often, you may find yourself in a funk feeling pretty lousy. To make things worse, your whole day gets tainted by your mood, and from here on it’s a waste…

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How To Treat Wrinkles Naturally

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In our previous post we had a look at at wrinkles causes. In this installment, we’ll explore how to treat wrinkles naturally by discussing six options that you don’t have to look too far for to try out. Natural Wrinkle Treatment The first step in wrinkle treatment is prevention. In terms or wrinkles, that means…

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Wrinkles Causes

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Wrinkles are a normal part of aging, but that doesn’t mean you can’t do anything about them. While some people are just fine with their aging skin, others would rather do away with their wrinkles and keep their skin as smooth as possible. In this post, we’ll discuss what causes wrinkles in the first place.…

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Hair Loss In Elders

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For many, one of the not so enjoyable experiences of aging is losing hair. While hair loss in elders is a normal part of getting older, many people would like to retain their hair despite their age. Involutional Alopecia The official term for hair loss is alopecia. There are many forms of hair loss. When…

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American Heart Month 2019

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Cholesterol Knowledge How much do you know about cholesterol? Chances are, you probably know that too much of it isn’t good for your health. If you’ve read about the topic before, you may also know that there’s actually more than one type of cholesterol, and there’s even good cholesterol. But, chances are, there’s much you…

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Calming Your Nervous System – Part 2

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Now that you know more about your nervous system and its functions, let’s see how you can calm your nervous system. In this installment, we’ll have a look at three inexpensive ways you can start calming your nervous system today. Meditation Meditation practices are becoming increasingly popular these days. And they actually seem to be really…

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Calming Your Nervous System – Part 1

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Have you ever heard the term, calm nervous system? A calm nervous system can prevent you from getting overanxious, becoming overwhelmed with an imbalance of emotions, and getting serious physical symptoms. The Nervous System So what exactly is the nervous system? Your nervous system has two main parts: the central nervous system (CNS) and the…

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