Healthy Lifestyle

How to get rid of the belly?

How to get rid of the belly?

Winter is the time of year during which many people limit physical activity due to adverse weather conditions. In winter, we are also more likely to eat excessively. The effect of this lifestyle is excessive kilos, which often accumulate mainly in the waist area. The beginning of spring is the […]

Slimming in the cold weather

Slimming in the cold weather

Cold weather is not an ideal time for slimming. We usually don’t think about losing weight when the temperature is low outside. What to do to lose weight when the weather is cold outside? Losing weight in the cold weather? We need more caloriesCold weather sports, or how to lose […]

How to interpret BMI results

How to interpret BMI results

The BMI calculator is one of those solutions that allow you to answer the question whether our weight is suitable, whether its fluctuations should fill us with anxiety, and whether the time has come when its systematic growth should prompt us to consult a doctor. But how do you interpret […]

Treasure of forest – blackberries

Treasure of forest – blackberries

Blackberry has many health-promoting properties. Amongst many blackberries are a rich source of fibre, which reduces the absorption of unhealthy fats and thus reduces the risk of heart disease. In addition, they accelerate metabolism, making them a desirable component of a slimming diet. Check what other health properties of blackberries […]

Glucose – the worst nutrient?

Glucose – the worst nutrient?

Glucose is the most common monosaccharide in nature. The most important role of glucose is to provide an energy source for the human cells. It is a real biological fuel for the body, especially the brain and nervous system. What other functions does glucose have? What are its main sources? […]

Walnuts – should you use them in your diet?

Walnuts – should you use them in your diet?

What properties do walnuts have? Five walnuts indeed have the same calories as a doughnut, but it’s still worth choosing them – instead of empty calories, we have wholesome protein and a large portion of the good quality fats. If you don’t eat meat and fish, you should reach for […]

Are citrus fruits healthy?

Are citrus fruits healthy?

Citruses (citrus fruits) have many health-promoting properties. It is worth eating them especially in the wintertime when the season for fresh fruits ends and the season of… colds begin. Check which citruses should you choose, to keep your health intact! Citruses originsCitruses (citrus fruits) – nutritional properties and valuesCitruses (citrus […]

Is ginger a nature’s wonder?

Is ginger a nature’s wonder?

Ginger is one of those plants without which many nations cannot imagine a life. The healing properties of ginger are widely used in Asia. For all Asians, ginger is a basic addition to dishes and a very effective remedy for colds, nausea or menstrual cramps. Ginger originHealing properties of ginger […]

What is Yerba Mate Tea?

What is Yerba Mate Tea?

You might have noticed professional football players are recently drinking a lot of tea from their coconut shaped cups with metal straws and it made me wonder, what are they drinking and why? So that is exactly what I am discussing in today’s blog post! Yerba Mate popularity First of […]

Nutrition for Hashimoto disease

Nutrition for Hashimoto disease

Diet in Hashimoto’s disease is a very important element in supporting medical treatment. Its purpose is to suppress auto-inflammatory reactions, which can alleviate the symptoms of the disease. What are the most important diet principles for Hashimoto’s disease? Which products are recommended and which are contraindicated? Diet in Hashimoto diseaseHow […]

Optimal pace of losing weight

Optimal pace of losing weight

Nutritionists warn against losing weight too fast. Restrictive diets, admittedly, give quick results but contribute to metabolic disorders and the yo-yo effect. What is the optimal rate of weight loss? Check how much weight you can lose during the week, month and year. Pace of weight lossHow many kilos can […]

Menopause

Menopause

At around the age of 50, a natural transition takes places for women, which results in the permanent cessation of menstruation. This is known as the menopause. What is menopause?An period of menopauseSupplements for menopause What is menopause? During the menopause, women literally run out of eggs. Each women has […]

Dealing with too high pressure with diet!

Dealing with too high pressure with diet!

A diet for hypertension allows you to control your blood pressure and function normally. Nonetheless, you must follow the doctor’s rules, take medicine and eat properly. Find out what diet to use for hypertension and what changes to make in your lifestyle. What is hypertension diet?Hypertension diet – rulesHypertension diet […]

What to eat to decrease triglycerides level?

What to eat to decrease triglycerides level?

You keep an eye on your cholesterol, but do you care for triglycerides level? You don’t have to eat fat to have an elevated level of them. Even eating common sweets regularly can lead to such an issue. Today we present a diet that will keep triglycerides level intact. When […]

Should we be afraid of trans fats?

Should we be afraid of trans fats?

Trans fats, or hardened vegetable oils, are considered the most harmful type of fatty acid. Their high consumption promotes the development of, among others type 2 diabetes and atherosclerosis. In addition, trans fats reduce fertility and can be harmful to pregnant women and the growing baby. Where do trans fats […]

What does mineral water contain? Is it healthy?

What does mineral water contain? Is it healthy?

When choosing water, the most important thing is to familiarize yourself with its chemical composition on the label. Based on the number of cations and anions contained in the water of individual chemical compounds (magnesium, calcium, bicarbonate, sodium and sulfates), we choose the one that best suits our needs. If […]

Healthiest infusion all around the World!

Healthiest infusion all around the World!

Ginger infusion warms the whole body, it also has antibacterial, antiprotozoal, anti-parasitic and anti-viral effects. In folk medicine, the ginger infusion has been used for centuries as a nauseating and vomiting agent. Interestingly, the ginger infusion can be brewed from both fresh ginger rhizome and powdered ginger sold as a […]

Vegetarianism and veganism for seniors

Vegetarianism and veganism for seniors

Is a vegetarian or vegan diet suitable for the senior? Vegetarianism and veganism belong to the group of restrictive diet, albeit restrictive and requiring very high awareness of the needs of your organism. Can the elimination of animal products from the senior’s diet have a negative impact on their health? […]

Broccoli – properties and nutritional values

Broccoli – properties and nutritional values

Broccoli has unique health properties. Among other things it protects against cancer, stomach ulcers, anaemia, and also have a beneficial effect on the functioning of vision and regulate blood sugar, which is especially important for diabetics. All thanks to the content of vitamins, minerals and sulforaphane – a powerful antioxidant. […]

Does Lard have a place in a healthy diet?

Does Lard have a place in a healthy diet?

Lard has a high caloric value is a highly concentrated source of fat, saturated fatty acids, cholesterol, so it should be avoided by people with heart disease, overweight, obesity and hypercholesterolemia. However, non-hydrogenated lard, compared to hardened vegetable fats, does not contain trans fatty acids, it is also characterized by […]

Nitrates and nitrites – should we be afraid?

Nitrates and nitrites – should we be afraid?

Nitrates are found mainly in vegetables as a result of the use of fertilizers, and nitrites – in meat preparations, where they are used as a preservative against botulism. Nitrogen compounds can also be supplied with drinking water. Excessive amounts of nitrogen compounds in food is dangerous to health and […]

8 Tips You MUST to Know!

8 Tips You MUST to Know!

I’m often asked for basic tips and simple information that can be digested quickly and applied just as quickly, so here are a few tips that bodybuilding from all levels can use to build muscle and lose fat Goal setting.Never sacrifice form to lift more weight.Follow well-periodized training program.If you […]

New Year New You !

New Year New You !

Happy New Year! Have you made any new year’s resolutions? It is that time of year when many people take stock of their lives and maybe take on new challenges for the upcoming 12 months. After a period of over indulgence in many aspects of our lives, we tend to […]

Why losing weight is so hard?

Why losing weight is so hard?

Do we make weight loss harder it should be? Isn’t it just as simple as Food in moderation (calories in vs calories out) and a decent amount of exercise, that sounds easy but to the people I’ve spoken it, it’s much more challenging? 9 Reasons why losing weight is harder […]

Habits in your life

Habits in your life

Whether you’re an elite bodybuilder or a couch potato, you have the same amount of self- discipline. How is that possible? The difference lies in which habits you’re disciplined. The deal about habitsSo here’s the first part of your weekly “assignment.”Don’t give up! The deal about habits Elite bodybuilder is […]

Goldenrod honey – medicinal properties and application

Goldenrod honey – medicinal properties and application

Goldenrod honey is extremely valuable and rare honey. It owes its healing properties to goldenrod flowers. Has bactericidal, diuretic and antispasmodic effect. Find out what is the use of goldenrod honey. Goldenrod honey is made of goldenrod flowers. Goldenrod, also called mimosa or golden virgin is a highly valued plant. […]

Heart-healthy eating

Heart-healthy eating

Heart disease is one of the world’s most pressing health issues, accounting for nearly a third of all deaths worldwide. Keeping your ticker in tip-top shape is critical for your health; you can function without some organs but your heart isn’t one of them. Most imporant factors regarding hearth healthIncrease […]

How to stay healthy when flying

How to stay healthy when flying

Adventuring into the unknown, packing your bags and leaving the routine behind! You’ve been planning this trip of a lifetime for months so the last thing you want is to get ill. Unfriendly environmentSo first things first is to make sure you are prepared before flying:Next up. The flight. Unfriendly […]

To avoid migrene, use the proper diet!

To avoid migrene, use the proper diet!

An anti-migraine diet can help people who are struggling with migraine headaches. Migraine attacks can be caused by some foods and alcohol. There is also hunger on the list of triggers. A good migraine diet can therefore reduce the incidence of attacks. Check what migraine you can eat and which […]

Apple a day keeps the doctor away!

Apple a day keeps the doctor away!

Apples and their healing properties were already known around 6500 B.C. in the region between the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea, where they come from. These fruits rich in numerous vitamins were also a delicacy of the ancient Romans and Greeks. The nutritional value of apples is not uniform […]

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), also known as Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, is a far cry from just feeling a little bit tired. It’s a debilitating and difficult to diagnose condition that can impact a person’s entire life. Chronic illnesses can take an enormous toll on health, making them some of the most […]

High Blood Pressure

High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, isn’t a disease in and of itself, however it is one of the primary risk factors for heart disease and stroke, two of the leading causes of death worldwide. An estimated 26% of the world’s population has hypertension, around 920 million people, and […]

Is exercising while pregnant the way to go?

Is exercising while pregnant the way to go?

Recently I came across an article regarding exercise and pregnant women. This made me think, there haven’t been many blogs on this website talking about pregnancy and exercise, so why not talk about that today? Is exercise while being pregnant safe? Are there certain sports you cannot do or exercises […]

Eat your way to healthy skin

Eat your way to healthy skin

Our skin is the largest organ in our body; with a total area of approximately 20 square feet. The primary function of the skin is to act as a barrier, protecting us from environmental elements; variations in temperature, chemicals, micro-organisms etc. It contains a network of nerve cells that respond […]

Organic on a budget

Organic on a budget

One of the most common excuses people have for not eating healthy is that healthy food costs too much particularly organic food that is often priced slightly higher than comparable conventional food. But eating healthy and organic does not have to break the bank, especially if you follow these helpful […]