Most of us experience stress of some degree in our day to day lives and a big part of managing stress is exercise and nutrition. Digesting processed and sugary foods on a regular basis just loads extra stress onto our bodies so try to think about nourishing your body and giving it the tools to manage stress.
Some foods are worse for you than others and are increasing your risk of many conditions and diseases. We've put together a little info graphic for you of the TOP 10 cancer causing foods to avoid. While cancer is one of the worst, regularly eating the cancer causing foods in our top ten list can also lead to heart disease, diabetes, chronic inflammation, and so much more. // The Truth About Cancer
Preventing inflammation in your body can be simple when you follow an anti-inflammatory diet. There are bundles of foods that cause inflammation, and cutting back on them will improve your overall health. Chronic inflammation can lead to worrisome health problems, such as heart disease, acne, and even cancer, so being aware of the foods that cause inflammation is crucial for a healthy lifestyle. Check out the top 15 inflammatory foods to avoid in your diet and why!#fibromyalgia
Stress is at the heart of and a leading factor in many chronic diseases, medical conditions, accidents, mental and emotional disorders and disturbances. Yoga has been studied for its beneficial effects on stress and anxiety. 13 Yoga Poses for Stress Relief [Infographic]
I have EDS and yes people don't have a clue or don't seem to care. But I also have a good friend with ME, and this just makes me think of her. Funny how people think they know the cure or think it's not as bad as it is.
Turmeric is quickly rising as an all-healing superfood that can prevent a wide variety of chronic diseases. The East Indian spice is absorbed in the intestinal tract, allowing it to enter the bloodstream and fight chronic inflammation, the known root of nearly all illnesses, including cancer. The active compound that gives turmeric its healing power is Curcumin. This compound is potent in fighting free radicals, rejuvenating cells and cleansing the liver and heart.
High blood pressure levels. Are you in the RED? How about when your pain spikes? New studies have showed that blood pressure spikes and/or high blood pressure is becoming a common test to determine pain as it is one of the body's reactions to pain symptoms. Chronic Pain Patients should keep an eye on their BP.