Health to know., Living alone abroad

Short guide for self-protection against the effects of isolation and incorrect extreme hygiene.

Immunology 101 teaches us that our Immune System, despite of its innate tools, requires of the interaction with our environment and also interpersonal for learning, for recognizing, adapting, growing and strengthening itself. Old Researches have found that loneliness and social isolation can have a direct adverse effect on health, such as impaired immunity, depression, poor… Continue reading Short guide for self-protection against the effects of isolation and incorrect extreme hygiene.

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Extended Quarantine vs. Health: Low Sun Exposure and Vitamin D Deficiency

The prolongued movement restrictions and the imposition of measures like quarantine, in addition to its psychological impact, might be showing physical repercussions by now if you haven't been wise enough to take special health preservation actions. A low sun exposure as a result of being isolated at home or of restricting your outside activities, may… Continue reading Extended Quarantine vs. Health: Low Sun Exposure and Vitamin D Deficiency

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Guide for Boosting your Defenses naturally In the Current Adverse Times.

Our body is a well designed machine. Under normal circumstances we are prepared to defend ourselves from inside out, as we born with some of the needed tools even though those are not initially functional; we start developing those tools right after taking our first breath outside our mother’s wombs. We have a perfectly organized… Continue reading Guide for Boosting your Defenses naturally In the Current Adverse Times.

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“The Healthy Lifestyle Day: a Rehearsal”

How hard following a healthy lifestyle could be? Are you able to accomplish at least one third of what for some people is a way of living? What about to try it now that you have plenty of time during this COVID-19 outbreak? Ok, knowing how many things could imply to beat a change like… Continue reading “The Healthy Lifestyle Day: a Rehearsal”

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“Sunlight Exposure: a Must Do During Quarantine”

Vitamin D is essential not only for our bones and skin, but for our immune system; which we need properly functioning for protecting us against any attack of viruses like this SARS-CoV-2 causing COVID-19 disease. The movement restrictions should not be an excuse for us to forget about how important is to  take natural sunlight… Continue reading “Sunlight Exposure: a Must Do During Quarantine”

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“Linked”

Social distance doesn't mean loneliness. We are social beings. We need interactions with other humans for our proper bio-psycho-social wellbeing (translation: for our HEALTH). Isolation is proven to have a heavy negative impact in our mental and then physical status if we don't work on strategies to keep contact with others. I mean is fun… Continue reading “Linked”

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“Why an adequate nutrition is the most important of all the healthy lifestytle changes?”

We are what we eat! This statement is present in every religious book, in every life advices magazine or in each philosophy manifesto; everywhere. I teach that constantly to my patients and friends, not just to repeat what it's been said, but because I truly believe on it after watching its impact and also experience… Continue reading “Why an adequate nutrition is the most important of all the healthy lifestytle changes?”

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Love yourself: “I love me for me is not a slogan.”

What makes you so sure about the idea that if you don't like yourself fat, you will love yourself when you are thin? Why do you think that if you are unhappy while missing things now, you are gonna be happy when you have them? We all have some forms of self-esteem, whether it is… Continue reading Love yourself: “I love me for me is not a slogan.”

Eat to live

Eat to live: Food that boost your Immune System.

Who can deny the power of a good chicken soup when flu attacks; or when you are convalescent after any disease or health problem? Obviously nobody! Results that Poultry, such as chicken and turkey, is high in vitamin B-6. About 3 ounces of light turkey or chicken meat contains 40 to 50 percent of your… Continue reading Eat to live: Food that boost your Immune System.

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“Acknowledgement of receipt: Beginnings of a ‘must-try’ smoking cessation plan”

Tired of those empty attempts to quit smoking? Do you know for real how strong or weak  your will is? Did you get enough from burnt clothes and smelly hands or even morning cough and shortness of breath? Spending too much in dental hygiene? Well, take a look at this. It is not a miraculous… Continue reading “Acknowledgement of receipt: Beginnings of a ‘must-try’ smoking cessation plan”