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Another Reason to Get Moving

February 9, 2015 5:41 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

get-movingCanadian Researchers have analyzed data from 47 studies and found an association between prolonged sitting each day and higher rates of heart disease, diabetes, cancer and death. They found that these risks were not entirely erased by exercise. So, it’s important to get in more movement throughout the day and limit time in the recliner, … Read the rest

Watch Your Mouth!

February 7, 2015 5:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

watch-your-mouthFluctuating blood sugars can cause dry mouth. When blood sugars are higher than normal, this can cause fluid in the body to move into the blood stream to dilute the glucose content in the blood. This can cause decreased saliva in the mouth which can lead to an increased risk of cavities and gum disease. … Read the rest