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Know Yourself
To develop a healthy lifestyle, you need to understand how your body works, what it needs as well as your goals.
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Selecting a good diet as well as preparing and cooking your food correctly are part of healthy living.
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Exercise keeps your body in tune. Enjoyable exercise makes it easy to do. Find the perfect match for you.
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Get Healthy
Putting all the information together is the most complex part of developing a sustainable healthy lifestyle.
Soy And Soy Products: Dietary Staples Or Dietary Pariahs?
Indepth article - Eat Well - June 14, 2019
Despite media claims to the contrary, soy and many soy products can be included in a health promoting diet. Learn more about how soy consumption can contribute to your health.
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Nitrogen: What Does This Element Do For You?
Introductory article - Know Yourself - June 07, 2019
Nitrogen is a non-metal element, a component of the air that we breathe, and living plants and animals. Although nitrogen is essential to human health, in some forms this element may be responsible for carcinogenic activity. Should you be concerned?
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Ginger And Health Benefits
Study - Eat Well - May 31, 2019
Ginger is a flavourful spice with many culinary uses as well as purported medicinal health benefits. Studies appear to provide support to various health benefit claims, but are these claims substantiated?
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Food Additives In Your Food: Potential Benefits, But At What Cost?
Indepth article - Eat Well - May 24, 2019
There are thousands of food additives available and many, but not all, have been approved for use in food preparation and preservation. While offering a variety of benefits, what are the health costs associated with some food additives?
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Your Aging Brain
Indepth article - Know Yourself - May 17, 2019
Your brain is the centre of a complex control system which governs your body, but function declines with aging, sometimes resulting in dementia. What can you do to keep your brain healthy? Exercise and diet may have brain benefits.
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Chromium: Why Is It An Essential Nutrient?
Introductory article - Know Yourself - May 10, 2019
Chromium has been identified as an essential trace mineral and is thought to be involved in glucose metabolism. What else is known about this metal mineral and how much do you need each day?
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Welcome to a healthy philosophy
Discover healthy living that works for you.

One diet or exercise plan does not fit all! We are all unique and when it comes to successfully maintaining our health, each of us needs to develop a personal philosophy that fits our goals and motivations. Our goal is to help you develop and enhance your health philosophy in the way that best suits your life.

We believe that living well and enjoying a healthy life is based on four key elements: understanding your body, eating well, exercising and knowing how to put it all together.

Apples
An Apple A Day May Keep The Doctor Away.

Apples, especially the skin, contain vitamin C, flavanoids and polyphenols, which are thought to have anti-oxidant and anti-cancer benefits. Unlike supplements naturally occurring anti-oxidants are unlikely to be toxic.