Emotions affect the HEART

*information obtained from Eight Weeks To Optimum Health by Andrew Weil, M.D The sympathetic (arousing) branch of the involuntary nervous system dominates at the time of heart attacks; during that time the heart muscle might be predisposed (inclined) to go into ventricular fibrillation, which is when the heart muscle goes into a chaotic useless movement … Continue reading Emotions affect the HEART

Plant Based Meat Alternatives Are Not Food

*information obtained from Larrabee Herbs (located in Elmwood Park, Illinois) DO YOU KNOW WHAT HEXANE is ? HEXANE — made from crude oil. Pure n-hexane is a colorless liquid with a slightly disagreeable odor. The major use for solvents containing hexane is to extract vegetable oils from crops such as soybeans. Inhaling hexane causes nerve … Continue reading Plant Based Meat Alternatives Are Not Food

Life Skills We Need

CookingGardening & Harvesting Problem-SolvingRelationships Confrontation SewingKnitting FishingHunting Connecting & Building a relationship with the Creator Building/CraftmanshipCamping/HikingSurvival TacticsBuilding/Making a fire Self — Defense Creativity Teamwork Critical ThinkingCommunication Resilience Decision MakingSelf Management Optimistic Life BalanceEmotional ControlBasic First AidJump Start A CarChange a Tire/ Change Oil/ Basic Home Repair How to use a mapCope with failureCooperation NegotiationEmpathy What … Continue reading Life Skills We Need

5 Habits 4 Optimal Health

Fitness “Move It or Lose It” — we need to keep our bodies moving. We weren’t created to be stationary; that’s why so many office workers face tons of health problems. In addition, exercise controls weight, blood pressure, cholesterol, and releases stress.Sleep “ Get Those Zs” — a good night sleep will generate a well … Continue reading 5 Habits 4 Optimal Health