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Exercise when you’re sick

You can feel yourself coming down with the sniffles – how do you know if it’s OK to exercise and sweat it out or if you should take a break?

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The Stretching Myth

While for some static stretching feels good, it’s not the most effective warm up.

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How Nature Improves Our Health

In Japan they call it shinrin-yoku, a government initiative to encourage city dwellers into nature. Mostly, we know it as getting outside.

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Is wellness just for the rich?

Does it have to cost lots to be healthy these days?

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Social Media Influencers

Ashy Bines sells the dream of the perfect body and makes it sound easy. Just follow the programme, get the clothes, use the shampoo and take the supplements.

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Barefoot Exercise

When our feet are in shoes all day we deprive them of sensory information and movement.

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The problem with reality TV

We’re fed a constant stream of images in media and advertising that objectifies bodies and tells us how we should look.

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Have your own health retreat at home

A little self-care can go a long way and it doesn’t have to be expensive

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Maintaining Weight Loss

Many people who lose significant amounts of weight find the reality of keeping that weight off challenging and end up regaining lost weight.