Rise at 5 in the morning, ice baths and a vegetarian diet: how I led a healthy lifestyle for a year
In early 2017, I could not get out of bed. January has just begun, and I no longer kept the New Year’s promise to go to the gym again because…

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How to eliminate harmful fats from the diet
Harmful fats - what is it? It is common practice to call harmful or bad fats all saturated and trans-unsaturated fats. Excessive intake of harmful fats causes many diseases, the…

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Christmas post
In the Orthodox churches of the Byzantine tradition, the Christmas fast is one of the four many-day fasts of the church year and serves as a 40-day preparation for the…

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Goodbye breakfast: refusing a morning meal is not so bad

Is breakfast the most important meal? And is it true that a morning meal helps us maintain normal weight? The basis of the rule “eat breakfast yourself” is based on cultural traditions, scientific research and, to a large extent, marketing of cereal producers.

One of the earliest breakfast studies was done in the 1960s in California’s Alameda County. Scientists recorded the daily habits of local residents, such as breakfast, good sleep and regular exercise, and looked for connections between them, health status and longevity. Continue reading

How companies profit from our desire to eat healthy foods

Not all manufacturers of organic products are ready to incur additional costs, therefore they are forced to use the same stabilizers and preservatives as in conventional products.

A healthy lifestyle has become a global trend followed by millions of people. And where there are millions, there are business sharks who want to collect several dollars from each of these millions. Having caught consumers’ demand for healthy and quality food, they sometimes offer us just fakes, wrapped in colorful wrappers with inscriptions for health benefits. In this article, you will learn about those products that many consider healthy food, but they are actually not.

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Why you need to go on a diet right now

It is worth starting to monitor nutrition today, because then it will be too late.

What are our chances to lose weight
Earn extra weight is easy, make yourself obese is even easier, and losing weight after that is extremely difficult. Only one out of 210 men is able to lose weight. For women, the indicator is slightly better – 1 to 124, but this is less than a percent.

Such data were obtained by British scientists Only One in 210 Obese Men Reach Healthy Weight .. It would be funny if it weren’t scary: the authors of the study tracked the weight of 278,982 participants with different degrees of obesity for ten years. Continue reading

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I am vegan
The modern classification of vegetarianism has been formed for more than 100 years, having gone from partial rejection of meat (flexitarianism), rejection of meat, but with the assumption of fish…

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7 signs that you eat too much salt and harm yourself
Have noticed something like this - urgently review your diet. Salt is this: it is not so easy to refuse salt - that is, sodium chloride. And there is a…

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Nutrition in the Orthodox post
Fasting with Christians is a time of restraint and humility, a period of spiritual preparation for a particular church event. Fasting and prayer are like two wings, thanks to which…

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The benefits of nuts
Not everyone knows that nuts are in the top antidepressant products. All varieties of nuts retain without any loss of vitamins and nutritional properties, not only for one season, but…

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