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Physical and Mental Fitness

Fitness can be defined as the state of being physical fit and mentally stable. Fitness is a relative measure of physical performance, often compared to some type of standard measurement. Our ability to perform and carry out routine physical activities and the physical demands of daily life without experiencing undue fatigue or physical injury, is an integral and critical part of maintaining good physical and mental health.

Lower Back Pain - Overview

Back pain is extremely common in our society. Chances are that you or someone you know suffers from back pain. The most common cause of lower back pain is a muscle strain or other soft tissue damage.

Common Causes of Lower Back Pain

It's pretty common, and normal, for a person to experience body ache, discomfort, or pain at some point in their lives. Causes for back and neck pain can vary greatly on a case by case basis, and each person can have many underlying reasons that contribute towards not identifying the real cause of the problem. For most, the problem goes away within the first six weeks and they are able to resume a normal life.

Different body shapes

Which body type are you?
As we look around, we see that the human body comes in a wide variety of shapes and sizes. A person's can be tall, short, thin, curvy, muscular, or rounded, and have body shapes that resemble an apple, a pear, a ruler, or an hourglass. Body shape, or figure, includes a person's skeletal structure or build, and the distribution of muscle and fat, including quantity of fat, on the body. Each body type has its pros and cons.



A Complete Guide to Living a Healthier Lifestyle this Year

Fitness involves maintaining your body in the best physical shape and feeling good about yourself. The tips of this article will show you some easy guide on fitness. You should never neglect to take care of your body! Use the following fitness tips in this article to stay fit.

Getting Enough Water?
Water, Water, Water, enough cannot be said about water.

Water is far too important to be overlooked and taken for granted. Water makes up most of the world's surface and accounts for more than 75% of an adult's body. After oxygen, water is the most important nutrient the body needs in order to function correctly. Blood and muscles are mostly made of water and many other areas including skin, bone and fat contain water.

How's Your Breathing?

It's all about breathing
To learn to breathe is learn to live. Breathing is vital and yet most of us take it for granted and often forget we are even doing it. Breathing can be both a conscious and subconscious function. In other words, we can control our breathing or our mind and body will automatically control our breathing for us. As a result, we sometimes forget how much breathing can affect our health and wellbeing.



5 Beginner Tips for Strength Running

In order to build muscle throughout your entire body, strength running is extremely important. It’s a fantastic way to build muscle in your lower and upper body if done correctly. Strength running involves running with or without weights to gain much needed muscle throughout the body. However, if not done correctly, it’s possible to lose muscle mass through this exercise.

Exercising vigorously vs. physical activities throughout the day

Staying active and exercising are key components towards many things including weight loss, being physically fit, and sustaining a healthy lifestyle. To achieve your goals, you need to look at how much energy/calories you are consuming, how much energy/calories you are burning, and the amount of physical activity you are doing per day. First, how many calories you are burning each day breaks down into two parts.

Fitness
Mental - Physical

What is mental and physical fitness?
In order for a person to be well-adjusted, healthy, and achieve their full potential, they need to reach and sustain the best mental and physical fitness state possible.





Sunrisehouse - Addiction Among Women

Women are confronted with unique challenges regarding mental health, addiction and stigmas that often act as a barrier to receiving the treatment and help they need.

While there are many unique addiction and mental health resources available for women, none of them are comprehensive and specifically tailored to addiction among women. After research across the resources available on the web, the AAC team noticed the absence of a centralized resource designed to help understand the basics of mental health, alcohol use and addiction within this demographic and offer guidance on navigating support systems. They decided to fill this gap of knowledge.

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Good Health

Maintaining good health is an essential part of achieving happiness and success in life. Pain and discomfort can stop you from living an active and productive lifestyle, because when the body doesn’t feel good, the mind doesn’t either.

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