Can listening to music help boost your mental state? In my opinion, these days doctors are prescribing just about every drug under the sun to help with depression, anxiety, and stress. But should they really be prescribing music therapy? Music has an inherent ability to change someone’s mental state. We […]

Does Music Have Mental Benefits?

India Cultural Differences from America
How different US and India is culturally? I would like to share very interesting cultural differences between India and the US in today’s blog. Our day-to-day etiquette like eating, tipping, holding the door open for the person behind you is courtesy and these are some things you cannot know about […]

Cultural Differences in the US and India

Sleeping well is difficult to achieve and important to mental and physical health. One out of every three people claims to be sleep deprived. Knowing what to do before bed can drastically increase the quality of rest. A study done by Shahab Hagheyegh explored the effects of how body heat […]

Bath Before Bed

Rate increases for insurance plans are annoying for the average person. People have been spending more on health insurance now than ever before. Rates are consistently climbing each year. There were major spikes in 2017 and 2018 at about 5 percent. The 2019 rate increase is only at a meager […]

Rate Increase For 2019

Medical bills are overly expensive and somewhat terrifying. After going through a medical crisis, the last thing people need is an overwhelming medical bill. According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, about a quarter of U.S. adults said they, or someone in their household, had difficulty paying medical bills recently. About […]

Paying Medical Bills

Relaxation I personally just got back from a vacation to Montana. What I realized after a bit of research, was that relaxation improves the mind and body in many ways. There is an increased well-being, mental power, relationships, and happiness. So much of the time people feel overworked and underpaid. […]

Importance of Relaxation

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, better known as ADHD, has been a growing problem among the United States youth. A recent study has been done that illuminates this problem. This study has looked at data from 1997 to 2016. What was found in this study was alarming. Background on The Study […]

Is ADHD On the Rise?

What are superfoods? Superfoods have an exceptionally high nutritional density. This means they add great amounts of nutrients and very few calories. Superfoods contain high amounts of minerals, vitamins, and, antioxidants. There are 10 major superfoods that nutritionists have agreed are the best. Top 5 Superfoods Number one on the […]

Benefits of Superfoods : Here’s an easy list of what ...

Diaphragmatic Breathing
Breathe in. Breathe out. It’s a common phrase to hear in any stressful situation. Breathing is the way we let oxygen into our bodies and release carbon dioxide. It helps calm us. However, diaphragmatic or deep breathing is breathing intentionally to strengthen your diaphragm. Let’s look at why you might […]

Should You Practice Diaphragmatic Breathing?

Most people are pragmatic or cynical. They only see the bad things that happen to them or because of them. It is difficult to focus on the positive aspects of life. There are many others who believe optimism does them no good. When speaking about health, optimism has some surprising […]

The Power of Positivity on Sleep