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How to meditate for beginners at home (www.ishakriya.com for FULL guided meditation technique)

How to meditate for beginners at home (www.ishakriya.com for FULL guided meditation technique)

ARTICLE: Exercise Critical for Women’s Heart Health

Exercise Critical for Women’s Heart Health

Lack of exercise is the number one risk factor for heart disease in women over the age of 30. Inactivity surpasses even obesity, smoking, and high blood pressure as a risk factor, a fact that might come as a surprise to most women. This does not mean that these other factors should be ignored, but it does highlight the importance of incorporating physical activity into one’s daily routine. Exercising 30 to 45 minutes a day can cut a woman’s heart disease risk in half. More… Discuss

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Salt Shockers Slideshow_ High-Sodium Surprises_WebMD

Salt Shockers Slideshow_ High-Sodium Surprises_WebMD

Salt Shockers Slideshow_ High-Sodium Surprises_WebMD

Sodium intake in the right amount is indispensable for life. When too much of it accumulates in the human body, excess water retention and  circulatory problems will appear. Among those, high blood pressure can lead to heat attack. It is important to realise that while sodium Chloride (table salt) is the main contributor, many ingredients in foods (including sweets) contain large quantities of sodium compounds. In addition, many medicines are made with sodium compounds, including Alka Seltzer (sodium bicarbonate)

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