Obesity Rate Highest Ever Recorded

Obesity Rate Highest Ever Recorded

  • Sep 20, 2020

The U.S. adult obesity rate passed the 40 percent mark for the first time, standing at 42.4 percent, according to State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America released today by Trust for America’s Health (TFAH).  The national adult obesity rate has increased by 26 percent since 2008. The report, based in part on newly ...

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Tea Serkyem offering: Generating the merit for Compassionate Activities — especially for...

Buddha Weekly: Buddhist Practices, Mindfulness, Meditation. Copyright Buddha Weekly. In Mahayana Buddhism, we often speak the language of “Wisdom” and “Compassion” practices. Yet our frenetic, danger-filled world also necessitates “Activity Tantra,” an important aspect “activity manifestation” of Wisdom and Compassion.Without activity, there is no progress on the path. Without activity, there is no safety for ...

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Users Flock To Cameo To Celebrate Life’s Events During The Pandemic

It’s tough marking special events these days. The New Yorker’s Naomi Fry explains many people are now turning to an app called Cameo for personalized celebrity messages for their friends and family.Read More———————-Title: Users Flock To Cameo To Celebrate Life’s Events During The PandemicSourced From: www.npr.org/2020/09/19/914715447/users-flock-to-cameo-to-celebrate-lifes-events-during-the-pandemic?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=healthPublished Date: Sat, 19 Sep 2020 08:00:28 -0400

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From Crazed to Calm- Ways to Combat Stress

From Crazed to Calm- Ways to Combat Stress

  • Sep 19, 2020

For most of us, living at a frenetic pace and the resulting lack of clarity are facts of life, most of us have to deal with stress. Whether its a crazy schedule, wrecked routine, blown diet, and the emotional tension of trying to navigate intense family time and high expectations decimate our calm and focus. ...

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Family Reiki Box Project

Family Reiki Box Project

  • Sep 19, 2020

Article by Carrie AndersonThis past month, I started a project for my family, that I’ve been planning for some time. I gave each of us a special box, slips of paper, pen, and explained a Reiki Box’s purpose. Then each of us was allowed to write down anything that we wanted to receive Reiki energy. ...

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Is Weight Lifting Good for your Heart?

Is Weight Lifting Good for your Heart?

  • Sep 19, 2020

Much of the research on strength training has focused on bone health, physical function and quality of life in older adults. When it comes to reducing the risk for cardiovascular disease, most people think of running or other cardio activity. Weight lifting is just as good for your heart, and there are other benefits. Less ...

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Kenya Braced For The Worst. The Worst Didn’t Happen. Why?

The case count — and death toll — during the pandemic have been surprisingly low. And last Sunday, people were out and about in Nairobi’s parks. Researchers are trying to figure out what happened.(Image credit: Eyder Peralta/NPR)Read More———————-By: Eyder PeraltaTitle: Kenya Braced For The Worst. The Worst Didn’t Happen. Why?Sourced From: www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/09/18/913937122/kenya-braced-for-the-worst-the-worst-didnt-happen-why?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=healthPublished Date: Fri, 18 ...

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All Days Are Special

All Days Are Special

  • Sep 18, 2020

  As I move slowly and carefully through times of change, I have come to the conclusion that days, any day, all days, are special in their own way.The people who surround us, are placed there for a reason.The kindnesses they show us, are like works of art in a beautiful movie of our consciousness.A ...

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Mental Health And Police Violence: How Crisis Intervention Teams Are Failing

Efforts are growing to remove or reduce the role of police in responding to people in a mental health crisis. Critics and proponents alike say a widely adopted police program has too often failed.(Image credit: Adrian Kraus/AP)Read More———————-By: Eric WesterveltTitle: Mental Health And Police Violence: How Crisis Intervention Teams Are Failing Sourced From: www.npr.org/2020/09/18/913229469/mental-health-and-police-violence-how-crisis-intervention-teams-are-failing?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=healthPublished Date: ...

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Here’s What You Should Know About Medical Malpractice

Mistakes made in a medical setting are one of the top five causes of deaths in the United States. And according to Julian Lewis Sanders, personal injury lawyer in Atlanta, a medical malpractice claim exists when you are able to prove that negligence in a clinical setting resulted in harm to the patient. Essentially, a ...

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