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Put an End to Robo-Calls

Put an End to Robo-Calls

(WellnessPursuits.com) – It doesn’t matter if they’re telemarketers or scammers, robo-calls can be annoying and imposing. They seem to target us during the most inopportune times, and sometimes they’re relentless. While there’s no sure way to rid yourself of every unwanted solicitation, there are a few things you can do to minimize the annoyance. Register […]

Want a Happy Day? 5 Things To Do Before Getting Out of Bed…

Want a Happy Day? --- 5 Things To Do Before Getting Out of Bed...

(WellnessPursuits.com) – Stresses, aches and pains, sleepless nights, disconcerting dreams… all can contribute to a less than stellar mood when we wake up in the morning.We don’t have to let any of those things carry over and wreck our day before it even begins. There are 5 things we can do that really work to […]

Warning: Ground Beef Alert

(WellnessPursuits.com) – Food poisoning is a very serious illness. While healthier adults usually get over it in a day or two, children, older adults and anyone with a compromised immune system can end up with life-threatening symptoms. Some cases of food poisoning are easier to trace back to their source than others, but one thing […]

How YOUR Stress Level Affects Your Dog’s Health

(WellnessPursuits.com) – Animals are more intuitive than people realize. Just as dogs can pick up on pregnancy in a human, man’s best friend can also detect our stress levels. If you think your dog is more stressed out than normal, it might be time to take a look at how the stress you project could […]

How Marijuana Can Treat Alzheimer’s

(WellnessPursuits.com) – It’s an ironic twist most of us never saw coming: THC, the psychoactive chemical in marijuana, which has a reputation for impairing the memory, might also ultimately save it. We’ve broken down the latest data to show you how the most unlikely of weeds could spare millions of people from the suffering of […]

Your Brand Of Sea Salt May Be Contaminated With Plastic

Sea Salt Contaminated With Plastic - Is Yours?

(WellnessPursuits.com) The bottom line is that there is a very high likelihood there are micro plastic particles in your fancy sea salt. Considered a healthier alternative to table salt, sea salt is derived through evaporative means. Producers collect seawater and evaporate it until only the salt is left (at least that’s what is supposed to […]

9 Best Snacks for Weight Loss

9 Best Snacks for Weight Loss

(WellnessPursuits.com) – Not all snacks are created equal. While some can have you packing on the pounds in surprisingly small servings, others are far more forgiving on portion sizes. Snack choice can make or break a diet, but some foods can help to tip the scales in your favor. If your old snacking routine has […]

Why Do Mosquitoes Bite Some People and Not Others?

Why Do Mosquitos Bite Some People and Not Others?

(WellnessPursuits.com) – I don’t like sharing my blood with mosquitoes. Totally not fun being an involuntary donor for them, and the vicious little things carry some very nasty diseases. I seem to be a target for them, so wanted to find out why I’m so attractive to the little beasties. I hunted around the Web and […]

Medications That Increase Suicide Risk

(WellnessPursuits.com) – Everyone feels down now and then. When the funk persists, however, depression can lead to suicidal ideation and thoughts of self-harm. Sometimes the thoughts are circumstantial, sprouting from grief or feelings of unhappiness. Sometimes they are symptoms of a mental health disorder. Surprisingly, they can even be a side effect of your medication. […]

Why You Want a Gemini in Your Life

(WellnessPursuits) – Geminis are known for keeping everyone on their toes. A Gemini might love chocolate today and then decide vanilla is the best flavor tomorrow, or he or she may change their college major from biology to English halfway through the degree. It’s difficult to predict what a Gemini might say or do in […]

What is the Best Time of Day to Exercise?

Making time for exercise can be tough. For those who have carved out an hour of precious free time to hit the gym or...