Try a Virechana, honoring the change of season. In Ayurveda, the taking of castor oil on an empty stomach is called a virechana. Many of us have had our moms or grandmothers used make us take this when we were ill. A virechana does not have to wait for a health imbalance to begin. This technique can correct imbalances. To take a virechana, eat a light lunch, skip dinner or have a small snack and before going to bed to take the caster oil. At 150 pounds or above take six teaspoons. Down to 120 pounds take five.
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We’ve known for a while now that the fructose in high-fructose-corn-syrup (which sweetens sodas and many other foods) causes all sorts of health problems. Though the fructose in fruits isn’t a problem – there isn’t much and it gets balanced by fiber – fruit juice gives your body a cola-like dose that’s hard to digest and may mess with your liver. Yikes!
Okay no one’s diet is 100% perfect and sometimes we need a little help, yes okay you are nodding, good we are on the same track. I believe in taking proper supplements to help support your body if you need them. I get regular blood tests to see what is low and will adjust my diet accordingly and then take supplements to support if I need too.
Recent reports experience proved the current smoking is moreover one of the greatest components that actually stimulate the approach of aging in both men and women. You do not want to age rapidly, right? So say no to cigarettes and continue young and fine for the rest of your life.
Get plenty of quality, restful sleep. Most adults need a minimum of 7-8 hours of sleep but some feel rested on as few as 6 hours while others will require 9 hours. The number of hours is important but not as critical as the time you go to bed. Every hour of sleep before 12 midnight is worth twice that of each hour past midnight. You will feel a big difference if you sleep from 10 pm to 6 am versus if you sleep from 12 am to 8 am.
According to Lyon, “Give and receive four hugs a day.” Why? Research shows that hugging makes you live longer. Human beings need touch. It “soothes and calms us,” Lyon said. “It brings down that reactive arousal system that can get activated when we feel threatened in any way and especially in stressful situations.” And hugs don’t have to be just of the human type dogs and cats count too.
Avoiding stress is difficult. But it can be tried too. Stress leads to different diseases and your life gets miserable. Balance work and home. Do not do things which you dislike a lot. Spend at least half an hour everyday doing the things that you love doing. Enjoy your weekends with friends and family. If you like traveling then spend some time to visit the nearest holiday spot with your near and dear ones. Whatever makes you happy, involve in those. This way you can be distress. Remember that a stress less life is a happy life.
Other studies have found that moderate drinkingup to one drink a day for a woman, two for a mancan lower risks ofheart disease. “High levels of alcohol are clearly detrimental,” says Obarzanek. “But moderate alcohol is protective of the heart. If you are going to drink, drink moderately.”
Take time out of your busy, stressful schedule every two hours to give your body at least a 5 minute break. Do not skimp on sleep. Your body knows how much it needs. Give it the rest. A healthy body (regardless of size) takes time to meditate at some time during the day. Take a meditation walk. Drinking empty calorie energy drinks to stay awake is not good for your body. Your body is wonderfully and marvelous made—all machines have to be shutdown or go into sleep mode. Give your body rest.