Charlottesville's Nutrition, Wellness and Fitness Resource Guide
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Every new year is a new beginning, a chance to make positive changes in our behavior, lifestyle, choices and health. Making significant changes, though, is a big undertaking. It’s best to start small, and we all need help. So in that spirit, we’ve assembled 17 quick tips that we hope will make the job a little easier. These tips are not meant to be all-inclusive, obviously, but think of them as a tasting menu on your trip to good health. Read more..
This is the time of year when many of us are trying to make good on our New Year’s weight-loss resolutions. We’re furiously dieting and steadfastly working out, trying to get our bodies down to that elusive “ideal weight” goal. Read more..
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, killing more than 370,000 people annually according to the American Heart Association. When statistics for stroke and other cardiovascular diseases are combined with those of heart disease, the number of deaths attributable to one of those three causes rises to approximately one in three deaths in the U.S. – more than 800,000 people in 2013, the most recent year for which data is currently available. Read more..
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