Water For Health

Water For Health

We all know that we should drink lots of water, suggested amounts are upwards of 1.5litres a day (The British Dietetic Association advises that we should consume 2.5 litres a day to remain healthy). However there is a lot of controversy; do tea and coffee count? How about squash or herbal tea? Should you have an extra glass for each alcoholic drink?

The following report will try and answer the following questions:

Why do our bodies need water?
How much water should I drink?
What are the benefits of lots of water?
What are the risks of not having enough water?
How do I know if I’m dehydrated?
Can we have too much water?
How does water help weight loss?

Why our bodies need water?

Water makes up 50-70% of our body weight and without it we would die within a ...

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Good Workout With An Exercise Bike

Good Workout With An Exercise Bike

An exercise bike workout can be more that just hopping on a bike and pedalling away. Now that isn’t all bad. Any time you spend on your bicycle is of some benefit. But you can do a fast routine which will be of benefit to you as much or even more than pedalling at a slow pace for some time. Don’t deprecate the value of an exercise bike. You may use all types of workout machines, many with electronics and widgets. It’s difficult to beat a good exercise bike for a solid workout machine. If you would like to burn fat and do a cardio workout the exercise bike is a great tool.

An enormous and of an exercise bike workout is that it not only works your ticker and lungs but also your muscles...

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Womens Health Questions About Womens Health Problems

Womens Health Questions About Womens Health Problems

Answers to womens health questions on womens health problems can help a woman better understand her health and how to improve it. Today, a woman must both attend to her career while taking care of family responsibilities. Before and after work, she is likely involved in meal preparation, seeing to the family’s needs along with doing the non-stop stream of household chores. It is easy to understand how women can become nearly exhausted and begin asking womens health questions and looking for answers.

And to make matters worse, there is so much health information available that is at the same time confusing and conflicting...

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Lose Weight Faster – Burn Calories 100 at a Time With the 100 Calorie Diet’s 100 Calorie Exercise Chart

Lose Weight Faster – Burn Calories 100 at a Time With the 100 Calorie Diet’s 100 Calorie Exercise Chart

The healthiest way to fast weight loss and faster weight loss is to burn more calories through exercise. The 100 Calorie Diet tells you that exercise has many more benefits than just fast weight loss such as:

* Elevates Your Mood
* Gives You More Confidence
* Relieves Stress and Anxiety
* Helps You Sleep Better
* Promotes Body Awareness
* Makes You Feel Good About Yourself
* Increases Your Energy Level
* Makes You Feel Younger
* Makes You Look Good
* Increases Your Metabolism and Burns Calories
* Helps You Lose Weight
* Strengthens Your Body
* Gives You The Energy To Participate In Sports and/or Everyday Activities
* Enhances Your Flexibility
* Keeps Muscles, Bones,...

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Exercise to Heal

by suanie

Exercise to Heal

Copyright (c) 2011 Stephen Lau

Use exercise to heal, because it has to do with the mind, the body, and the spirit. Natural healing is holistic healing, which is healing of the body, the mind, and the spirit. In order to heal, the mind must have the intent to heal, and the body must be ready for healing; during the healing process, the spirit must be energized to overcome any setback or obstacle that may interrupt with the healing process. Exercise can heal the body, the mind, and the spirit.

For exercise to be effective, it must be a regular routine that shows discipline — just like the mind that must be disciplined and focused in the pursuit of natural healing...

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Exercise Helps Sleep!

by cca

Exercise Helps Sleep!

Most people do not realize that exercise helps sleep. Many people know that exercise provides numerous health benefits to the people that exercise on a regular basis, but many do not know that exercise can help them sleep better. Regular exercise has been proven to help people fall asleep quicker and stay asleep longer in many studies by researchers across the nation. Daily exercise can also correct periods of sleeplessness linked to increased stress or anxiety in the person’s life.

Experts recommend people do light to moderate exercise lasting for at least 30 minutes three or four times a week to receive the benefits of the exercise linked to sleeping better...

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Benefit of Exercise Bikes

by Fit Approach

Benefit of Exercise Bikes

There are many exercise equipment products on the market today that are designed to enhance the exercise experience. Some of this equipment may include a treadmill, weights, step apparatus, rowing machine, etc. Often well-meaning resolutions or other commitments are the driving force behind the purchase of these pieces of exercise equipment. However, after some time, boredom begins to set in or possibly an injury which results in this apparatus being used to gather dust, become part of a garage sale or the focus of a ‘for sale ad’ in the paper.

Therefore, when selecting exercise equipment, it is important to select equipment that will provide physical exercise, not produce boredom, reduce the risk of injury and be comfortable to use.

Exercise

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Congestive Heart Failure and the Heart Healthy Diet

Congestive Heart Failure and the Heart Healthy Diet
by Dan Zen

Congestive Heart Failure and the Heart Healthy Diet

Such lifestyle changes include a medicine regimen, an exercise program, and a heart healthy diet. While all of these factors are important, following a strict diet is a key element to controlling Congestive Heart Failure, and ensuring the best quality of life that can happen while living with this condition. A heart healthy diet includes low sodium intake, low fat and calorie intake, and reduced fluid intake.

When a patient is first diagnosed with Congestive Heart Failure, his or her doctor will begin a treatment plan matched specifically to that patient. Part of this treatment plan is usually a heart healthy diet...

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