Working From Home: 10 Yoga Poses to Help You Relax

If working from home has left you with back pain, you are not alone. Remote working has altered the way we work and our physical health. Studies have found that 41% of respondents working from home experience back pain, while 24% experience neck pain. In addition to physical pain, increased fatigue and disturbed sleep patterns […]

5 Fun Activities for Your Family

When was the last time you bonded with your family? Taking the time to do fun fitness activities with your loved ones can help improve everyone’s mood, energy, and overall health! Are you ready to get your running shoes on and have some fun? Go for a Walk Going for a 30-minute walk is an […]

A SMART Action Plan to Help You Achieve Your Goals

According to UAB Medicine, only 8% of people stick to their New Year’s resolution each year. This is because it can be challenging to know how to set goals that are easy to follow for the long term. However, when you follow a SMART action plan, you can start to accomplish anything you set your […]

How to Motivate Yourself for Success

How to Stay Motivated When All You Want to Do is Watch Netflix We know what we should do, what’s best for our health, our well-being, our success. So why is it so hard to put away our phones, get out of bed and make the changes that we know we want and need? Scrolling […]

Ways to Stay Healthy While Working from a Desk

Want to stay healthy while working from your desk? Here are some easy tips that you can start following today! Do your back and wrists constantly ache? Are your eyes feeling strained? According to Statistics Canada, 32% of Canadians worked from home in January 2021. This means more people are sitting hunched over their computers […]

Creative Ways to Get More Exercise When You Are Short on Time

Getting enough exercise is essential, although it can be hard to find the time in your everyday schedules. However, even if your routine is jam-packed with work and responsibilities, specialists have provided a few ideas to fit a workout into your day. Here are some creative ways to fit in that extra workout, even when […]

How to Make Diabetes a Non-Issue in Your Relationship

Managing diabetes can be a challenge. It impacts various areas of your life. It can shape your schooling, work life, and how you approach sports. However, there’s one area where diabetes management can have its most damaging impact: relationships. You’re under stress already. You must manage your blood sugar levels, consider any potential insulin injections […]

5 Easy Tips to Increase Daily Activity Levels

Daily physical activity is an essential part of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Studies have shown both positive immediate and long-term health benefits, including a reduced risk of developing type 2 diabetes, some cancers, and cardiovascular disease. Additionally, daily physical activity helps to regulate health markers such as blood pressure and cholesterol levels. It also positively […]

Nutrition Label Spotlight: Sugar

Today, the average Canadian adult consumes 110 grams of sugar per day, equivalent to approximately 26 tablespoons. As much as 35% of this daily intake comes from foods containing large amounts of added sugar such as, soft drinks, breakfast cereals, and packaged cookies, cakes, and desserts. For many people, determining the amount of sugar in […]