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News, Wellness

Effect of the 2020 COVID-19 lockdown on long-term health

April 10, 2020

Via: The Medical News

What made you want to research the effects of lockdown on health? The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent social distancing, including complete isolation for some people, has caused a major change to people’s access to healthcare and daily living routines. This […]


Wellness

Study finds link between meditation, the endocrine system, health and wellbeing

February 12, 2020

Via: The Medical News

New collaborative research at Queen’s University Belfast and Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia aims to better understand the link between meditation and improved mental health outcomes. Despite the growing popularity of meditation practice around the world to address a number of […]


Editorial, Research, Wellness

Is obesity a direct result of gut microbiome imbalance?

December 13, 2016

Via: Kelly Redmond

The idea that losing weight is not entirely depending on the right diet has been on the mind of specialists for some years now. Various studies try to determine the precise link between all things digestion and metabolism -related and […]


Editorial, Wellness

Low sodium intake – what are the risks?

November 1, 2016

Via: Kelly Redmond

Salt is traditionally associated with flavor, aroma, dynamism and generally with a state of well-being. “The salt of life” translates into the extra-value that improves all the other elements in someone’s life. Yet  our society declared a war on salt […]


Wellness

Is The Standing Desk Fad Really Healthy?

January 22, 2016

Via: Z Living

What do US founding father Benjamin Franklin, author Ernest Hemingway, former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and philosopher Soren Aabye Kierkegaard have in common? All of them used standing desks to read and write. Standing desks were very popular in […]