Snoring—that loud, hoarse breathing during sleep—is a nuisance, whether it affects you personally or the person you share a bed with. And that's a lot of people, since 37 million people are consistent snorers, according to the Nationa... Read more
When cartilage that cushions your joints begins to breakdown faster than your body can replace it, you develop osteoarthritis. Without this protective tissue, the bones in your joints rub together, causing pain, tenderness, swelling and stiffness. Lo... Read more
Isn’t it wonderful when something that tastes so yummy is also good for you? That’s what you get when you enjoy the delicious, sweet flavor of berries. The pigments that give berries their deep red, blue, black and purple hues are powerfu... Read more
Have you noticed that every magazine you pick up lately has advertisements for the many ways we can look younger than our chronological years? There are ads for injections and creams to remove our wrinkles, surgery to zap away our fat, and hair... Read more
A brief background first: about 5 years ago I was diagnosed with GAD. It was so bad for a while that I literally had panic attacks and I even ended up in the ER assuming I was dying. My doctor put me on Celexa, which I took for about 3 years before w... Read more
ok I'm 38yo and i confess i lived my life without water ! i just cant stand the bitter taste with different brands even in my aug. summer iced tea is my water, thanks to spark tips i was able to force my self to drink 2 cups per day by adding fresh... Read more
I feel like I am doing okay - I have felt a little off over the past week or so due to trying to get regulated on a new antidepressant - between that and pmsing I allowed myself a "cheat" day yesterday - and gave into my cravings - skinny cow ice cre... Read more
I can't help but feel ashamed about this, but all the same, I can't betray my human reaction to the entirely unexpected news from my brother last night that he and my SIL are now expecting a 3rd child. Of course, I am happy for them, but I am not exc... Read more
Hello everyone! I am new to SparkPeople. I have always been slender. I gained 15 pounds in my early 40's and then lost it very easily. I started taking anti-depressants when I was 46 and I was on them for two years. I have been off of the anti-de... Read more
About half a teaspoon of ground TURMERIC added to a cup of hot MILK, simmered for about 3 minutes with a teaspoon of HONEY, is an ancient treatment for colds and sore throats. Sip slowly while its still hot.... Read more
Soak 2 Tb of seeds in 1/2 cup of water for a minimum of 10 minutes or up to overnight.Add to a smoothie or drink it down straight.You will find flax seeds in bulk at your local coop or at the grocery packaged as Bob's Red Mill.... Read more
New to Raw Organic Food and heard all of the benefits: The "glow", anti-aging, more energy, rejuvenation, happiness, health, all natural fountain of youth, lose weight, lower cholesterol, ALL TRUE!... Read more
Sleep apnea, which causes severe snoring and stoppage of breathing for at least 10 seconds, may not only lower his sex drive but also increase his risk of high blood pressure and stroke. "When you don't breathe, oxygen levels in your bl... Read more
What if there was a pill you could take daily to help prevent multiple diseases and health conditions? Not just minor issues like acne or stiff joints, but the big ones, too: cancer, Alzheimer’s, cardiovascular disease, diabetes. Not only would... Read more
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