A single dose of L-Theanine reduced the reaction time to attention tasks. Those who took L-Theanine had an increased number of correct answers on working memory tasks, providing evidence that it can improve attention and enhance working memory and executive functions.
As an Olympic rower, I was no stranger to chronic injuries. With 18 training sessions a week, some level of pain or discomfort was expected. At best, the developing injury is minor. At worst, it is a career-ender.
Keeping up with your New Year’s resolutions can be a struggle. There are many factors that can force us back into an old routine, causing us to step away from those goals we make at the beginning of the year. Here are some tips for a mid-year check-in on your goals and some helpful products that may be a solution to aid in your resolutions.
This year, staying healthy has been on everyone’s mind, to say the least. But what can you really do to help your body fight infections?
As it turns out, there are plenty of simple, everyday actions you can take to strengthen your immune system. Unsurprisingly, most of these behaviors are habits that doctors frequently suggest to boost your overall health and wellbeing as well.
Bored with the same old workout? If you’re in an exercise rut, it might be time to switch up your routine.
To help you out, we’ve pulled together a list of some of the top workout trends of the moment. The pandemic may have thrown a wrench in exercise routines, but it can’t stop you from finding innovative ways to get your sweat on. Whatever your workout style, there is something new and fun here for you to try.
We all know that we need to be getting more exercise, but it’s not always easy to fit it in. On hectic days, there often isn’t time to add a complete workout that includes strength training and cardio. The good news? There are plenty of ways to integrate activity naturally into your day—without changing into workout gear and heading to the gym.
This winter we’re all facing the challenge of finding ways to be healthy at home. We want to share our journeys to better health with our community to help support and motivate each other. What are the best ways you’ve found to be healthy at home? We want to know! Share them with us by posting your image to Instagram,tagging usand using the hashtag #HealthyAtHome.
Did you catch up on sleep during the long weekend? Did you wake up this morning well rested?
Having healthy sleeping habits can positively impact your emotions, productivity and stress levels. It is important to get into a routine of practising healthy habits to improve your wellbeing. If you’re someone who has trouble falling asleep at night or looking to improve your sleeping habits, here are some tips you can follow: