Why You Need An Apple Everyday

Health Benefits of Apples An apple a day keeps ageing at bay because chemical in the peel prevents muscle wasting, new research finds. Scientists have found chemical in apple peel can prevent muscle wastage. Muscle wastage in old age is usually caused by a protein called ATF4. It changes the formation of genes, starving muscles…

Royal Canadian Air Force 5 Basic Exercises Plan

The program, called 5BX for “Five Basic Exercises,” was invented in the 1950s but has aged fairly well. (When Runner’s World writer Alex Hutchinson started looking into the program, he found out his uncle had been doing it for almost 50 years.) The old-school sit-ups in the program should probably be replaced with crunches or…

A Wealth of Important Information Everyone Should Know From the CDC

Chronic diseases are responsible for 7 of 10 deaths each year, and treating people with chronic diseases accounts for 86% of our nation’s health care costs. Find out how CDC’s chronic disease prevention system brings together data, health care systems, and communities to support healthy choices and reduce risk behaviors for all Americans. The information…

Did You Know? Turmeric Benefits The Heart As If You Did A Cardio Workout

Nothing can replace exercise, but turmeric extract does a pretty good job of producing some of the same cardiovascular health benefits, most notably in women undergoing age-associated adverse changes in arterial health. Despite the general lack of interest by conventional medical practitioners in turmeric’s role in preventing heart disease, there is a robust body of published…