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The giant ancestors of today's sloths stood 10 feet tall and ate meat, a new study found

An artistic reconstruction of the South American giant ground sloth feeding on the carcass of a prehistoric herbivore related to modern llamas. Jorge Blanco Ground sloths occupied South America during the last ice age before going extinct 10,000 years ago. Scientists thought these giant creatures ate plants like their modern, tree-climbing counterparts. But a study found one ground sloth species also ate meat, scavenging from carcasses when it could. We think of sloths as slow-moving, gent...
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How To Prepare Your Body for Pregnancy

When you’re trying to get pregnant, you are full of excitement. You eagerly wait to see if you’re going to miss your cycle and always have pregnancy tests on hand, just in case. However,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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13 tactical tips to improve your sleep without buying a brand new mattress

13 tactical tips to improve your sleep without buying a brand new $5k mattress: A thread: Brief note… This is not medical advice. These tips are comprised of personal experience and curated content from various Ted Talks, podcasts, and articles. So, take them for what they are… tips. 1/ Manage light/dark exposure Light: Get 30+ minutes of sunlight exposure in the early hours of the day. Can increase sleep quality by 5-10% and quantity by ~30 minutes. Darkness: Dim lights the hour...
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Can what we eat have an effect on the brain?

Food plays an important role in brain performance and health. In our review “Brain foods – the role of diet in brain performance and health” we have outlined the role of diet in five key areas: brain development, signalling networks and neurotransmitters in the brain, cognition and memory, the balance between protein formation and degradation, and deteriorative effects due to chronic inflammatory processes. As an introduction, we make a survey of the neuroprotective effects of specific establish...
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Is it Safe to Feed Your Dog a Vegan Diet?

(Image from Deposit Photos) As we all become more aware of our carbon footprint and the impact our diet has on the environment as well as our health, a vegan diet is becoming increasingly popular. Research conducted by showed around 7.2 million Brits follow a meat-free diet and of that number, 1.5 million are vegan, with an additional 2 million planning to adopt a vegan diet in the next year. The rise in popularity of plant-based diets raises an interesting question. Many vegans have...
Tags: Health, Diet, Dogs, Animals, Pets, Care, Allergies, Vegan, Veterinarian, The Pet Blog Lady, Sailesh Rao, Deposit Photos Plant

90 Days of Heart Health — What I Learned from my Blood Pressure Monitoring Journey

My 90-day challenge with OMRON is coming to an end, and I’ve discovered a new level of adulting. Regularly measuring my blood pressure is a new way of showing up for myself, and I’m learning a lot about myself along the way. The post 90 Days of Heart Health — What I Learned from my Blood Pressure Monitoring Journey appeared first on Afrobella.
Tags: Diet, Health and Wellness, Blood Pressure, Beauty, Life Lessons, Healthy Eating, Health And Fitness, Issues, Sponsored Post, Omron

4 Safety Tips for Your Kids When Playing Football

If your child has developed a passion for playing football, you may well be going through a mixture of emotions. First, it’s great that they are into sport, what parent wouldn’t like that. You never know, they may excel at it and have a lengthy career ahead of them. However, you may also be worrying that the game is quite dangerous as well. This is a perfectly rational fear, and many parents probably feel the same way. But if you are wise you will find that there are many ways you can mitigate t...
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Balanced Diet Tips That Can Help Your Kid Gain Weight Healthily

For every parent, the well-being of their child is the most important thing. One aspect they focus on the most is providing their little ones with a healthy and nutritious diet that will help them grow and be strong. However, kids can be notoriously picky eaters and do not want to consume foods that have an unusual texture or smell and taste funny. If parents don’t take proper measures to fix this, there is a great chance that their children won’t be receiving the right amount of nutrie...
Tags: Fashion, Parenting, Diet, Diet Tips, Parenting Tips, Parenting Advice, Healthy Diet, Cooking With Kids, Kelly Sikkema, Gain Weight

Fast carbs don't necessarily make you fat, a new study suggests

Processed foods like white bread have long been vilified for leading to weight gain. A new study claims that theory is wrong. Capelle.r/Getty Images High-GI carbs like white bread are not more likely to cause weight gain than their low-GI counterparts, a study found. Researchers analyzed data on 2 million adults with high-glycemic and low-glycemic diets. Other qualities like nutrient density and dietary fiber are more important, according to the study. See more stories on Insider's bus...
Tags: Health, Science, Nutrition, Diet, Study, Trends, Healthcare, Carbs, Arizona State University, David Jenkins, St Catherine University, GI, Capelle, American Society for Nutrition, weekend BI US, University of Toronto Jenkins

How To Keep Your Pooch Healthy

(Image from Deposit Photos)   We all want our dogs to live the healthiest, happiest lives possible, but they also face many of the same health issues as we do. The problem is that they cannot directly communicate when they are not feeling their best, which is why we need to give them the healthiest lifestyle possible to help prevent any illnesses or troubles and keep our eyes on their health and happiness consistently.This piece will talk you through some of the ways in which you can help keep y...
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5 Delicious Keto-friendly Snacks for Maximum Weight Loss

It is no secret that the ketogenic diet or the keto diet is a high-fat diet therefore, the majority of your calories need to come from fat instead of protein or carbohydrates. Often it can be... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Health, Parenting, Diet, Fitness, Snacks, Weight Loss, Keto

Is Your Pet Obese? Check Our Guide On Pet Weight Loss

  Everyone who owns a pet knows the one golden rule you should always respect: they are a part of your family. So, no matter what kind of animal you have at home, you have to make sure it stays happy and healthy. A huge part of your pet's health is making sure that it stays in great shape, and there are ways to make them thinner when they get a little chubby. Follow this article to learn how to get your pet to lose weight. How Can You Get Your Pet To Lose Weight? You have to know that it i...
Tags: Health, Food, Dog, Pet, Diet, Obesity, Pets, Play, Exercise, Activity, Care, Weight-loss, The Pet Blog Lady, Low-calorie

Why soda may increase the risk of early-age colon cancer

A famous actor’s death is a stark reminder of colon cancer’s rising rates among younger people; lifestyle choices can reduce that risk [Author: Dr. Ayala]
Tags: Health, Nutrition, Diet, Obesity, Fruit, Soda, Fiber, Food And Drink, Sugar, Prevention, Microbiome, Vegetable, Healthy Lifestyle, Chadwick Boseman, Ayala, Colon Cancer

Super Important Reasons To Make Diet and Exercise A Top Priority

Staying healthy is at the highest point of almost everybody’s need list, and our day-by-day decisions can decide exactly how healthy we are. Not all things are in our control, but rather the propensities and approaches we take to our well-being can regularly have an effect between being sound or unfortunate.  Our diet and exercise are the two areas we control the most. These can both effects affect general wellbeing and can be a portion of the principal factors in avoiding illness and o...
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5 Things You Need To Know About Diet Pills and Losing Weight

If you are battling with weight loss and have repeatedly failed to lose and keep it off, you have probably been tempted to use diet pills. Do diet pills work? Unfortunately, there is no direct or even obvious answer to this question. This great article answers your questions on weight loss and diet pills. Firstly, to answer your question, yes, diet pills work. However, not all do. This is why some people complain about using them and not seeing any change.  These pills are not cheap,...
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Harvard study finds perfect blend of fruits and vegetables to lower risk of death

A massive new study confirms that five servings of fruit and veggies a day can lower the risk of death. The maximum benefit is found at two servings of fruit and three of veggies—anything more offers no extra benefit according to the researchers.Not all fruits and veggies are equal. Leafy greens are better for you than starchy corn and potatoes. While few people would contest that fruit and vegetables are good for you, there can be some confusion over how many servings of them you're supposed t...
Tags: Health, Food, Nutrition, Diet, Usda, Harvard, Innovation, Human body

World Obesity Day highlights the links between meals and mood

Many of the risk factors for mental and weight disorders are not simple to change. Knowing about the good effects of foods, which we can control, is very powerful The post World Obesity Day highlights the links between meals and mood appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Health, Food, Diet, Obesity, Opinion, Mental Health, Depression, Fat, Weight, Healthy Food, Openaccess, Felice Jacka, Discovery Health, Food and Mood Centre, COVID-19, Discovery Vitality

Should You Dedicate One Day A Week To Veganism?

Complete veganism isn’t for everyone. Maybe you love a slice of bacon or sausage in the morning, or maybe you just love a creamy milky coffee midday to keep your energy levels up – it’s totally... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Food, Nutrition, Parenting, Diet, Fitness

The 7 best diet and weight loss apps of 2021, according to a dietitian

Diet and weight loss apps help you keep track of your food habits and promote healthy and sustainable lifestyle changes.The best apps let you track daily food intake and provide expert insight on how to develop and maintain healthier diets. We spoke to dietitian, Samantha Cassetty, about how weight loss apps can contribute to positive changes in your health. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Let's face it, when life hits a few bumps in the road, so, too, do our diets and food habits. As the wo...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Health, Google Play Store, Diet, Fitness, New York City, Trends, Best, Features, Buying Guide, Fitbit, Apple App Store, Weight Watchers, Myfitnesspal, Health App

We tried the alcohol diet Tom Brady put Rob Gronkowski on, and it was a lot harder than we imagined

Robin Marchant/Getty Images for Churchill Downs With the New England Patriots, Tom Brady sold Rob Gronkowski on the TB12 health and nutrition system. Gronk did not want to give up was alcohol, so Brady put him on an alcohol diet that included lots of water. We tried the diet, and it was tough, but it worked. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Rob Gronkowski is now a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, reuniting with his former New England Patriots teammate, Tom Brady.Bef...
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Not Losing Weight? Here’s What You’re More Than Likely Doing Wrong

If there’s one thing for certain, it’s that weight loss is indeed a process and it doesn’t always happen as fast as you expect or as fast as you’d like. Why? Well, there are a number of reasons as to why your weight loss journey could come to a screeching halt or not have even started at all. Some reasons are more obvious than others, but it’s certainly worth evaluating your current efforts to get to the bottom of why weight loss isn’t happening for you, and figuring out a better course of...
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A man spent a year eating fish at breakfast, lunch and dinner to improve his health, it didn't work (PBS documentary)

The Fish on My Plate (full documentary) | PBS FRONTLINE: "Best-selling author and lifelong fisherman Paul Greenberg spends a year eating fish at breakfast, lunch and dinner to help answer the question: “What fish should I eat that’s good for me and good for the planet?” The Fish on My Plate chronicles Greenberg as he works on his book, The Omega Principle — and consumes over 700 fish meals in hopes of improving his health through a dramatic increase in his Omega-3 levels. As part of his quest to...
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I am enjoying Birch Bender's Keto Pancake Mix & Maple Syrup

I have been keeping a low-carb diet again, but I really wanted some pancakes. This Birch Bender's Keto Pancake kit hit the spot. I find that my energy levels and ability to get up and go are a lot better when I cut most non-green vegetable carbohydrates out of my diet. — Read the rest
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21 Reason To Go Vegan in 2021

Dr. Neal Barnard shares his top 21 reasons to go vegan in 2021: Among them is reason #2: "Have a heart. Americans eat one million animals every hour." References for this are below: Posted at Clinical Cases and Images. Stay updated and subscribe, follow us on Twitter and connect on Facebook. [Author: [email protected] (Unknown)]
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What's with men who eat like little boys?

How do you define a "picky eater?" We all develop dietary habits in childhood that persist through our lives, and what's "picky" depends on who is using the term. Many men who habitually eat the same processed foods they were fed in childhood don't think of themselves as picky eaters until they have a girlfriend who is horrified by their diet. — Read the rest
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Pros and Cons of the Atkins Diet

Thin is not an option. If you’re overweight, losing weight and maintaining a healthy weight is likely a priority. With the Atkins diet, this will not be an issue. The diet prevents you from gaining fat. If you are getting on board, then you will be in the perfect position to build lean muscle mass. The diet requires you to stay at a restricted-calorie level for a long period. Once you reach your target, you can eat as you wish. Easy to follow The Atkins diet plan does not require a lot of time...
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How To Feel Good About Yourself In 2021

The New Year is nearly here, and it feels like it’s been a really rough ride in 2020 to get us here, doesn’t it? 2020 has proven to be a challenging year for most, with the global health crisis leading to economic worries and a sharp rise in unemployment. This can make it feel like spending time worrying about yourself should be the last thing on your mind, but studies show that when you feel better about yourself, you’re likely to radiate out that good feeling and improve the lives of ...
Tags: Health, Fashion, Diet, Fitness, Health Tips, Self Care, Health & Fitness

You Can't Beat COVID-19 With Diet, No Matter What the Internet Tells You

In the face of so much uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s tempting to search for answers that might help you regain some sense of control over your life. You might, for instance, find yourself reading the advice of self-appointed health “experts” and social media gurus, who love to make overblown and…Read more...
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Want to stop cognitive decline? Wine and cheese could help.

Iowa State University researchers found that red wine, cheese, and a weekly serving of lamb could help reduce cognitive decline.The observational study is based on a decade of research conducted at the UK Biobank. The team also found that excessive salt could help promote diseases of dementia. The world is not in want of diet advice. Paleo living, vegan lifestyles, eating for your blood type, seasonal and regional eating, low sugar, Mediterannean ingredients, low fat, high fat—numerous bestsel...
Tags: Health, Facebook, UK, Greece, Diet, Neuroscience, Brain, Medical Research, Alzheimer's Disease, Innovation, Mediterranean, Derek, Iowa State University, Willette, Biobank, Mediterannean

​A meat-free world by 2035? 'Totally doable,' says ​Impossible Foods CEO

Impossible Foods is a company that makes plant-based meat alternative products.At the 2020 Web Summit, CEO Patrick O. Brown spoke about the impacts of meat production on the environment, and his company's long-term goal of phasing out the industry.Livestock currently contribute about 14.5 percent of global emissions. What's the world's most important scientific problem? To Impossible Foods CEO Patrick O. Brown, it's decoding the chemistry behind what makes meat delicious, and then replicating t...
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