Determinants of health
The social determinants of health are the economic and social conditions – and their distribution among the population – that influence individual and group differences in health status. They are heal...
This is my ideal workout partner!
This is my ideal workout partner!
6 Secrets to a Happy and Healthy Family - Tenoblog
We all wish best of the health for our near & dear ones. But sometimes, we have limited information & ideas to make it happen. Keeping a family together is an underrated task in the age of technology ...
Doing some fun doga/exercises together
Doing some fun doga/exercises together
Alzheimer’s Disease, Copper, and Saturated Fat - YouTube
If copper is associated with Alzheimer’s disease, what about healthy whole plant food sources such as nuts, seeds, beans, and whole grains? Subscribe to Dr. ...
How not exercising transforms your brain
A recent study published in Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, conducted by University of Maryland's Department of Kinesiology, has found that master athlete's brains get significantly less blood flow a...
Dancing with bungee cords is an amazing workout
Stories to Tales Theatre in Thailand hosts the classes.
Vegan mom charged with malnourishing 11-month-old son
A Pennsylvania mother has been charged with child endangerment after investigators found her 11-month-old son allegedly malnourished after being fed only nuts and fruit.
Lose Weight And Improve Posture With This Simple Japanese Exercise
Many of us dream of easy and fast ways to lose weight and we are constantly told that it is impossible. Indeed, it sounds too good to be true. However, durin...
The science is in: Exercise isn’t the best way to lose weight
Why working out is great for health, but not for weight loss, explained in five minutes.
A Healthy Lifestyle May Help Lower Genetic Breast Cancer Risk
Women who carry common gene variants linked to breast cancer can still cut their risk of the disease by following a healthy lifestyle, a large new study suggests.
Fasting Diet Has Been Shown To Ease Multiple Sclerosis Symptoms In Early Trial
New research has shown that a diet involving periods of fasting could help fight autoimmune conditions - which are a range of disorders, such as lupus and multiple sclerosis , that occur when a patien...
The Fat Free Revolution that Gave America Diarrhea
Olestra was meant to deliver us to a fat-free utopia. Instead it gave millions of Americans diarrhea.
Alcohol and health
Short-term effects of alcohol consumption include intoxication and dehydration. Long-term effects of alcohol consumption include changes in the metabolism of the liver and brain and alcoholism (alcoho...
Alcohol and health - Wikipedia
Nutrition
Nutrition is the science that interprets the interaction of nutrients and other substances in food (e.g. phytonutrients, anthocyanins, tannins, etc.) in relation to maintenance, growth, reproduction,...
Physical exercise
Physical exercise is any bodily activity that enhances or maintains physical fitness and overall health and wellness. It is performed for various reasons, including strengthening muscles and the cardi...
Physical exercise - Wikipedia
Static stretching
Static stretching is used to stretch muscles while the body is at rest. It is composed of various techniques that gradually lengthen a muscle to an elongated position (to the point of discomfort) and ...
Static stretching - Wikipedia
Chernobyl necklace
Chernobyl necklace is a term applied to the horizontal scar left on the base of the neck after a surgery to remove a thyroid cancer caused by fallout from a nuclear accident. The scar has come to be s...
Bodyweight exercise
Bodyweight exercises are strength training exercises that do not require free weights; the practitioner's own weight provides the resistance for the movement. Movements such as the push-up, the pull-u...
Bodyweight exercise - Wikipedia
Assault course
An assault course (also called trim trail) is a special sort of trail that combines running and exercising. It was more popular in the 1970s than it is now. It is heavily used in military training. T...
Gyrotonic
The Gyrotonic Expansion System is composed of the Gyrokinesis and Gyrotonic exercise methods.The Gyrokinesis Method, originally called “Yoga for Dancers,” is practiced on a mat & chair, and the Gy...
Gyrotonic - Wikipedia
Network for Capacity Development in Nutrition

The UN System Standing Committee on Nutrition (SCN), established a set of working groups (WG) on Capacity Development (CD) in close collaboration with the United Nations University (UNU). The Net...
Scientific Research Institute of Nutrition
Formerly known as the Scientific Research Institute of Nutrition of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, the Institute of Nutrition is a Federal Russian state-owned budgetary entity. It is curre...
Animal fat
Animal fats and oils are lipid materials derived from animals. Physically, oils are liquid at room temperature, and fats are solid. Chemically, both fats and oils are composed of triglycerides. Altho...
Animal fat - Wikipedia