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Being Healthy

Being Healthy

Date: Apr 16 2004


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Living healthy is living well. The more you do to stay in shape and keep yourself balanced, the happier you’ll be. There are lots of different things you can do to keep yourself at peak performance, including eating the right foods, exercising regularly and taking care of your mental health.
Read on to find out about some resources that will help you learn more about living life to its fullest!


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Many people in the U.S. focus much of their time and energy on being healthy. They eat well, exercise as much as possible and have special relaxation techniques that help keep their minds clear. The wonderful thing about all of this interest in health is that it makes it easy for you to find resources that can help you feel great every day of your life. Check out the list below to find some of the most popular books and websites related to healthy living:
There are lots of websites dedicated to health and balanced living. The following are two of the best:
DrWeil.com www.drweil.com
Natural Health www.naturalhealthmag.com
One of the great things about being in the U.S. is the diversity of foods. Because the country is a melting pot of people and cultures, just about every kind of food is available here. You can find a wide variety of health foods in stores and restaurants.
Whole Foods www.wholefoods.com
Wild Oats www.wildoats.com
Vegetarian Dining Guide www.vegdining.com
Regular exercise is crucial to long term health and happiness. Check out these two sites to learn more about the important role exercise plays in your life:
Exercise @ About.com exercise.about.com
American Council on Exercise acefitness.org
Mental Health
Mental health is just as important as physical health. Luckily, there are many ways you can improve your mental health. Yoga, tai chi and meditation are all common practices that keep people feeling good about life. Check out these sites to learn more:
Yoga @ About.com healing.about.com
Meditation @ About.com healing.about.com



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Writing this lesson has inspired me to work harder to be totally healthy. I’m going to go out and get some exercise right now!
Have a great week!
Your American Friend,



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It's good to be good!

12:36 AM Jan 10 2008 |



healthing food is good but i likie sport even Gym working out thats my favorite sportCool


03:28 PM Jan 09 2008 |




Healthy food is so important to us. Eat smart and move more.Create a movement.

02:15 AM Jan 09 2008 |




thank you

02:11 AM Jan 09 2008 |





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