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Practice Yoga Without Ever Doing a Downward Dog

Three ways to use yoga’s mindfulness to conquer everyday stress

Stay Fit

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Need Motivation to Exercise? What Science Says Works

Proven strategies to bust you out of a workout rut or help you start a fitness plan from scratch

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Updated Exercise Guidelines Tout Brief Bursts of Aerobics   

The government also calls for balance activities for older adults to avoid falls   

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High-Intensity Interval Training May Be a ‘Miracle’ Workout

Exercising just 10 minutes every other day may reverse the effects of aging

Healthy Eating

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Protein Fends Off Disability in 85-Plus Cohort

Study focused on link between adequate consumption and rate of disability 

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Should You Cut Carbs, Not Calories?

A new study gives lots of weight to the idea that low-carb diets are key to keeping off pounds 

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The Myth of Exercise, Metabolism and Weight Loss

Evolutionary anthropologist Herman Pontzer explains why you can’t run away from your fat

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The Truth About Grumpy Old Men (and Women)

Who you calling irritable? How to know if a bad mood is bad for your health, or just par for the course

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Is It OK For You to Skip Your Annual Physical?

Many experts say you can chuck the checkup — but not certain key screenings


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