Are you rested enough?

Are you rested enough?

There is a lot of news about sleep these days. The number of studies and attention has me asking: Am I rested? Do I sleep enough? When I do sleep, is it “good” sleep? What is the impact to my wellbeing? If the answer to any of these is “not so much” or “sometimes”...
Grief and Your Wellbeing

Grief and Your Wellbeing

It’s unavoidable: At some point in our lives, every one of us will face the loss of a family member, friend, or beloved pet. If you have ever endured this difficult chapter in life, you know that it can take a toll on your body as well as your mind. Understanding what...
Let’s Talk Transition

Let’s Talk Transition

I don’t know about you, but there are times in life filled with transition. This time it is not only me, but also everyone in my family – at the same time! When your clan is all feeling it at once it can create a mixture of excitement and anxiety for everyone. We each...
Can Food Affect Your Mood?

Can Food Affect Your Mood?

It’s an oft-used cliché: You are what you eat. This is true not only for your physical health, but your mental health as well. Indeed, depression shares many of the risk factors associated with cardiovascular disease, including inflammation, low levels of Omega-3...
Recipe for Health

Recipe for Health

Longevity. Most of us are seeking this. We hope to live a long and healthy life. Three years ago, in early 2016, for the first time ever, the CDC stated that children being born today have a shorter life expectancy than their parents. It’s the hard truth....
Employee Health & Fitness

Employee Health & Fitness

Did you know it is Global Employee Health & Fitness Month? What better way to celebrate the freshness of spring than by taking a fresh look at your own overall wellness? And what better time to do that than during Global Employee Health and Fitness Month (GEHFM)?...
It’s Stress Awareness Month

It’s Stress Awareness Month

Stress is a word that is linked to several health challenges: heart disease, anxiety, high blood pressure, headache, back pain, inability to focus, and more. What causes stress? Some things that have been identified are work, finances, traffic, family, and health, to...
The Fuel to Live a Healthy Life

The Fuel to Live a Healthy Life

As March draws to a close, there are many reasons to be grateful for this particular month. More hours of sunshine. The first day of spring. Tips of green poking out from blankets of soil. And the ideal opportunity to focus on the fuel you put into your body each day....