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More people today are interested in achieving a level of health beyond symptom management and prevention of disease. Wellness is the concept of being at one's best mentally, physically and emotionally. This is the goal of many health-oriented people as they strive to enhance their performance in daily activities and get the most out of life.
Summer foods to keep you cool
Aug 8th, 2017
Ah, that summer heat. Ever feel super lethargic on a hot summer day? Many people find their bodies feeling more sluggish and slow when the temperature rises. This is due to our body having to compensate so that our internal body temperature doesn’t also rise with those outside temps. Normally a balanced amount of blood flows between the skin and muscle. But when it’s super hot outside our blood flows more towards the skin to help disperse body heat. With warmer temperatures found around the globe right now our bodies naturally seek ways to cool down. Therefore, drinking plenty of hydrating fluids and eating cooling foods helps hydrate your muscles and skin. Which helps to maintain a safe internal body…