Health

Our lifestyle can affect our health. Many common diseases are related to lifestyle choices. LiveLiving aims to bring awareness and health and wellness education about these illnesses that can affect our physical, mental and spiritual health.

Diabetes- A Global Crisis and an American Tragedy

In 2013 it was estimated that over 382 million people throughout the world had diabetes (Williams). Researchers estimate that the diabetes dilemma will only increase, and by 2030 it is expected that 552 million people will have the disease, according to the International Diabetes Federation (IDF). The American Diabetes Association (ADA) warns us that diabetes is the 7th leading [...]

By | November 19th, 2015|Health|Comments Off on Diabetes- A Global Crisis and an American Tragedy

Ways to Prevent Breast Cancer Holistically and Naturally

Breast cancer occurs mainly in women. About 1 out of 1000 men develops breast cancer. Why do women, in particular, get breast cancer? Is it because they have breasts? If a man or woman, gets breast cancer, the body says she has cancer for a reason. We need to take responsibility for our health. We [...]

By | October 23rd, 2015|Health|Comments Off on Ways to Prevent Breast Cancer Holistically and Naturally

The Naked Truth about Mammograms and Why Breast Thermography Should be Embraced

With all the awareness campaigns, races and donations, we have learned far more about breast cancer screening than we have about breast cancer prevention. Why? We need to know more about how to prevent breast cancer rather than about screening for breast cancer through the use of mammograms. Mammograms only detect a breast tumor only [...]

By | October 22nd, 2015|Health|Comments Off on The Naked Truth about Mammograms and Why Breast Thermography Should be Embraced

The Affects Stress Can Have on the Nervous System

To say one is “stressed out” these days is as common as sliced bread. Stress can be defined as any stimulus that upsets normal physical and mental function. As a matter of fact, it is estimated that between 70% and 80% of all visits to the hospital or to the doctor are for stress-related illnesses. [...]

By | July 31st, 2014|Health, The Power of Words|0 Comments

Fight Hypertension: Less Salt and More Postassium Rich Foods

Beloved, I pray that you may prosper in all things and be in health, just as your soul prospers" (3 John 2). It is God's will that you prosper in all things. His plan is for you to be prosperous in all areas of your life. The Bible tells us that God takes great pleasure [...]

By | June 18th, 2013|Health, Humility|0 Comments

Women Experience Heart Attack Differently from Men

Research done by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has shown that women often experience physical symptoms of a heart attack as long as one month in advance of the actual event. The study included 515 women who had a heart attack. Of those women, 95-percent recognized that  their symptoms were new or different a [...]

By | May 1st, 2013|Health, Self Esteem|0 Comments

What You Need to Know about Your Twins- Your Kidneys

Why Are the Twins So Important? Most people understand that a major function of the kidneys is to remove waste products and excess fluid from the body.  This process is necessary to maintain a stable balance of body chemicals. These waste products and excess fluid are removed through the urine. Urine contains the byproducts of [...]

By | March 1st, 2013|Health, Kosher|0 Comments

Vitamin D: The Sunshine Pill

During the winter, the hours of sunlight decrease. That means fewer opportunities to receive vitamin D, because most people meet some of their vitamin D needs through exposure to sunlight that is scarce in the winter months. Vitamin D synthesis through exposure to the skin is certainly affected by season, but it is also affected [...]

By | December 29th, 2012|Health, The Light: Christmas|0 Comments