Category Archives: Mental Health

7 Tips for Avoiding Holiday Depression

Holiday season is a time where we anticipate to be surrounded by family, friends, and overall an enjoyble time. Unfortunately, this can be a lot of preasure for some individuals who find all of these external factors overwhelming.According to different studies up to 44% of the population feels preasured/overwhelmed and even deppressed during the holidays. […]

Emotional Eating: Why It Happens and How to Overcome It

We have all been there; you are getting home after a long day at work, you feel stressed out and tired, and the first thing you do after dropping your shoes is to open the fridge and before you know you are eating a sandwich, a bag of chips, drinking 2 cans of soda and […]

Dark Roast Coffee Reduces Risk of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s

Another day another coffee study New research suggests that coffee can protect your brain — and roast matters. A new study out of the Krembil Brain Institute, part of the Krembil Research Institute, suggests there could be more to that morning buzz than a boost in energy and attention. Drinking coffee may also protect you […]

Pain vs Food: Top anti-inflammatory foods that fight pain

It is totally normal to feel pain from time to time, but if a pain lasts more than 12 weeks it would be rated as chronic pain.  While regular pain is intermittent (it comes and goes depending on the situation) chronic pain is persistent and long-lasting.  The reason for chronic pain   According to different […]

Look younger, feel better, and think clearly: Longevity tips.

We normally relate aging with wrinkles and wheelchairs, but it doesn’t have to be this way. Wheater we like it or not our current habits define the quality of life that we will experience in a few years. Today we want to share with you a few tips to age healthy, gracefully, and overall feeling […]

4 Ways to Beat Depression without Medication

Depression vs. Sadness: What’s the Difference? It is absolutely normal to feel sad from time to time. Sadness is a human emotion that all people feel at certain times during their lives. Movies, TV shows, social media, and advertisements may make it seem like most people are happy all the time, but life naturally comes […]

5 Habits That Are Dangerous For Your Brain Health

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How many of these are you guilty of? It’s a well-known fact in the scientific community that brain cells don’t regenerate. Therefore, we need to be very careful in the ways we treat our brains these days, especially seeing that cases of neurodegenerative diseases – like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s – are at an all-time high. […]

From Weight gain to Depression: Signs of an Unhealthy Gut

Are you dealing with skin issues? Are you feeling depressed? Do you have joint pain? Do you feel bloated? All of these issues can be traced back to your gut. The gut-brain connection is no joke; it can link anxiety to stomach problems and vice versa. Have you ever had a “gut-wrenching” experience? Do certain […]

5 Ways to Keep Your Brain Young as You Age

Just as skin ages also your brain does… The brain does a lot for you, and it’s your job to give it the energy and protection it needs to stay young and efficient. Read on to find out ways to max out your brain’s energy production while minimizing damage to your delicate brain cells, to […]

Early signs of neurodegenerative disease

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From Brain Injuries to Dementia… What are the different types of brain disorders? Your brain is your body’s control center. It’s part of the nervous system, which also includes the spinal cord and a large network of nerves and neurons. Together, the nervous system controls everything from your senses to the muscles throughout your body. […]