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Best Diets Overall

Best Diets Overall

U.S. News evaluated and ranked the 41 diets below with input from a panel of health experts. To be top-rated, a diet had to be relatively easy to follow, nutritious, safe, effective for weight loss, and protective against diabetes and heart disease. The Mediterranean...

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Skeletal Muscle Index

Skeletal Muscle Index

As we age, our bodies start to lose muscle mass; as more sedentary behavior is adopted, this rate of loss increases, exacerbating the age-related risk of injury. By regularly using the InBody 570 you can see if you are building or losing muscle/bone and can measure...

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Eat Healthy When Traveling

Eat Healthy When Traveling

Vacation Doesn't Need To Derail Your Goals — Here's How To Eat Healthy When Traveling It’s one thing to eat healthy in the comfort of your own home, but it’s another thing altogether to stick to your healthy eating goals when you’re traveling. There are so many more...

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Osteoarthritis And Exercise

Osteoarthritis And Exercise

Obesity is a prevalent health concern in the modernized world. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the incidence of obesity is reported as 39.8% of the population, affecting approximately 93.3 million American adults. Obesity is a known risk...

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Should You Give Up Alcohol To Lose Weight?

Should You Give Up Alcohol To Lose Weight?

By Shelby Stoner, MS, PHASE IV Exercise Physiologist, Nutrition Specialist Alcohol consumption’s effect on weight loss has been a long-debated topic in the world of health and fitness. Drinking alcohol is very common in our culture for social gatherings including...

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Why Stretch?

Why Stretch?

Stretching is good for us, and yet most of us resist stretching. Stretching is valuable and essential for delivering benefits beyond just warming up or preparing your body for exercise. The number one reason for stretching is it keeps you young. Stretching prioritizes...

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Water…Too Much or Too Little?

Water…Too Much or Too Little?

Learn about total body water and Intra/Extracellular water Water is a major part of your body: they make up 79% of your muscles, 73% of your brain, and even 31% of your bones. Overall your body weight can be 45-65% water. Your body water percentage is influenced by...

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Vitamin D and Immune Health

Vitamin D and Immune Health

Low levels of vitamin D in the blood (25-hydroxyvitamin D) are associated with higher risks of acute upper and lower respiratory tract infections such as flu, according to a systematic review based on 39 human epidemiological studies. (1) During late winter and early...

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Gut Health and Sleep: Are They Related?

Gut Health and Sleep: Are They Related?

What keeps you up at night? Is it the lure of scrolling through social media? The temptation of clicking “next episode” on the show you’re watching? Or is it the stress of an important meeting or test the following day? There are more reasons than sheep to count for...

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