An Integrative Approach for Strenghtening Bones
Bone density is affected by many factors including diet, nutritional supplements, and physical activity. The results from a new study suggest that the combined effect of diet and lifestyle counseling and a few key supplements—vitamin D, vitamin K, and calcium—may help postmenopausal women maintain bone density as they age.
Understanding Stress: Finding Balance
The moment you get stressed, you experience a physical stress reaction; you know, a faster heartbeat or tense muscles. Your body usually reacts to stress in the same way each time it strikes, so noticing how you tend to react, how often you experience these symptoms, and if they become more serious is the first step toward regaining calm. From there, heed these simple steps for keeping your cool.