Health Tips for Heart, Mind, and Body

Health Tips for Heart, Mind, and Body

Looking for the path toward a healthier you? It is not difficult to find. The journey begins with some simple tweaks to your lifestyle. The correct diet, exercise, and stress-relief plan all play a big role for your whole body.

Intake Heart-Healthy Diet

There's an easy recipe if your goal is to keep away problems like heart disease and strokes.

Joyce Meng says, eat healthy, flexibility often works best MD, assistant professor at the Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center at UConn Health. If you wish to follow a strict diet plan, go for it. If not, it's OK. "Find what works for you."

Exercise Every Day

The more active you are, the better, Meng says. Exercise boosts your heart health, builds muscle and bone strength, and wards off health problems.

Lose Weight

When you shed pounds you will lower your risk of heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and cancer.

Cut Down Your stress

It can take a toll on your health. You probably can not avoid it altogether, but you can find ways to ease the impact. Don't take on too much. Try to set limits with yourself and others. It's OK to say no.