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Your Brain on Exercise

Its well-established that regular exercise can help us achieve physical fitness, improved health, and even possibly that perfectly sculpted body we all secretly desire, but little thought is often gi…

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4 Scientific Reasons to Laugh More

Everyone enjoys a good laugh. But, did you know that it is actually good for you? A little laughter on a regular basis can go a long way towards improving your life. Here are 4 scientifically backed r…

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Exercise, Endorphins & Depression

Whether you go for a jog or participate in a yoga class, physical activity is proven to relieve symptoms of depression. Get the details.…

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4 Fun Ways to Boost Endorphins

By Vicki Santillano, DivineCaroline Heres to feeling good all the time, declares Kramer in one of my favorite episodes of Seinfeld. Hes smoking and drinking when he says it, but for those of u…

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Acupuncture: A Drug-Free Option for Chronic Pain

by Staness Jonekos, Contributor to Acupuncture on Allthingshealing.com, Author of Menopause Makeover According to the American Academy of Pain Medicine, pain affects more Americans than diabetes, h…

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The Best Supplements for Depression

  Far from just a "down in the dumps" day or two, depression is a serious illness that affects about 12 million women in America each year. It can cause energy levels to plummet, changes in sl…

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Health Benefits of Shopping?

Im not trying to encourage any bad habits, but I must be the messenger of this potentially dangerous news: research shows that trolling the malls or department store-lined streets of a major city for…

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8 Drug-Free Natural Highs

By Rachel Cernansky, Planet Green The brain is pretty good at playing tricks on us, especially on our moods. But that doesn't mean we can't play tricks on it, too. As the book Natural Highs poi…

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