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Fertility’s Modern Challenges

By |2018-03-07T21:24:20-05:00May 18th, 2016|healthy living|

lifestyle and fertility are related There are three stages of fertility. First is the ability to become pregnant. The second is having a healthy full-term pregnancy and natural childbirth (from a macrobiotic perspective this means without the aid or use of drugs), and the third is raising a healthy child. All three of [...]

The Word of the Day is Play

By |2018-03-07T21:27:11-05:00July 24th, 2014|7 Steps|

NPR shared some commentary on a study conducted by Cornell about walking. The idea was simple: when people went for a walk under the impression that the walk was a scenic tour, they were less likely to splurge on chocolate pudding after the walk. Another group went for the same walk. This walk was treated [...]

Give Youths Back Their Health

By |2018-03-07T21:27:11-05:00July 16th, 2014|Articles and Research|

Play, or mischief? The Wellness section of The New York Times recently published a blog about the climbing numbers of sedentary youth in the country. Despite all claims that we as a country are making advances in health, it is clear that our health is declining and longevity is falling. Young people are [...]

Can Food and Learning Be Separate?

By |2019-10-02T16:18:13-04:00January 28th, 2014|Articles and Research|

Bound for college after a family meal. I’ve recently come upon a study in the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition published in November 2013. The article discusses the results of a survey conducted in four European countries concerning the effect that food has on learning and mental performance in primary school children. [...]