20 Apr, 2024

Alternative medicine, alternative therapies… Beware of sectarian excesses

Naturopathy, kinesiology, reiki… “These unconventional therapies, as opposed to those taught in medical school, are more and more numerous,” note Alexandra Delbot and Florian Gouthière, two scientific journalists who have just published Alternative and complementary medicines. What works? (The arenas). These so-called gentle practices are not always supervised (lack of common training and recognized diploma) […]

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Mental health in the province of Luxembourg: our seniors lack structures

With a view to the future reform of mental health care for the elderly, the Seniors Commission of the Mental Health Consultation Platform of the Province of Luxembourg conducted a survey on their support in this area. The results of this survey were presented at a conference in Libramont on Friday. Findings and solutions The […]

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Fitness: Audois Joseph Salas wants to smash the world record for burpees

the essential After the largest cheese platter at the Grands Buffets, the young man wants to add a title to the Guinness Book for Narbonne. The logistics aren’t quite in place yet, but the challenge is on: try to beat the world record for most burpees in twelve hours. This challenge is Joseph Salas who […]

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What consumers think of this trend

Personalized nutrition has gained a huge amount of attention in recent years and has already proven to be hugely profitable for companies providing it as a service. In fact business intelligence platform, Statista, valued the global personalized nutrition market at an estimated 8.2 billion US dollars in 2020 and expects that to figure to double […]

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Meeting on protecting the mental health of athletes

This Thursday, April 18, Amélie OUDEA-CASTERA, Minister of Sports and the Olympic and Paralympic Games, and Marina FERRARI, Secretary of State in charge of Digital, brought together players from the French sport and Tech ecosystem for a meeting dedicated to the mental health of athletes, with the aim of better supporting them and protecting them […]

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Sunny Health & Fitness Indoor Cycle Bike review By Diana Kelly Levey last updated April 17, 24 This sturdy, no-frills bike gets the job done and provides a good workout for the motivated indoor cycler on a budget.

The Sunny Health & Fitness Indoor Bike has over 5,000 reviews on Amazon, with an average rating of 4.4 stars out of 5, so I was interested to see if the hype lived up to the reality. I’ve been taking group indoor cycling classes at my gym for almost 15 years and I was missing […]

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Ask the Professor: Which bees will my garden attract?

Find more answers here! Nutrition is just as important for bees as for humans, but restoration efforts haven’t taken into consideration which plants will provide the best nutrition to bees. Restoration of bee habitat is critical for a healthy ecosystem, and Associate Professor Anne Leonard, Professor Lee Dyer, and adjunct faculty member Anthony Vaudo (now […]

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The TikTok trend to try close to home for your physical and mental health

News Published on 04/17/2024 at 5:18 p.m. Updated 04/17/2024 at 5:18 p.m. Reading 4 min. Through the accounts of several influencers, TikTok promotes a new activity ideal for clearing your head and seeing everyday life in a new light. An activity accessible wherever you live. Did you know about hiking? This more or less arduous […]

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How to read nutrition labels and what to look out for in your food

When it comes to maintaining optimal health, one of the most important things to do is to stay informed. Getting age-appropriate screenings for diseases and conditions such as high blood pressure or cancer, for instance, can help you avoid the worst outcomes of either ailment. Understanding vaccination guidelines, the benefits of aerobic and anaerobic exercise, […]

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