What is a healthy lifestyle, exactly?

What is a healthy lifestyle, exactly?

    "Healthy living" to most people means both physical and mental health are in balance or functioning well together in a person. In many instances, physical and mental health are closely linked, so that a change (good or bad) in one directly affects the other. So we will speak about both physical and mental healthy lifestyle. 

    To be healthy, you often need to choose a right food and be physically active. 

    Everyone eats food to have energy to continue living, but we all have different diet and requirements.

    Getting proper nutrition through your diet does not have to be complicated. We already talked about healthy eating in this blog (linking on how to eat right on the blog: if you can it would be great).

    But here are some tips to help you stay healthier.

    Choose foods that are low in saturated fats, cholesterol, salt (sodium), and added sugars; look at the labels because the first listed items on the labels comprise the highest concentrations of ingredients.

    Control portion sizes; eat the smallest portion that can satisfy hunger and then stop eating.

    Healthy snacks are okay in moderation and should consist of items like fruit, whole grains, or nuts to satisfy hunger and not cause excessive weight gain.

    Avoid sodas and sugar-enhanced drinks because of the excessive calories in the sodas and sugar drinks. Diet drinks may not be a good choice as they make some people hungrier and increase food consumption.

    If a person is angry or depressed, eating will not solve these situations and may make the underlying problems worse.

    Avoid heavy meals in the summer months, especially during hot days.

    Healthy living involves more than physical health, it also includes emotional or mental health. The following are some ways people can support their mental health and well-being.

    It’s very important to get enough sleep during the day. Moreover, 10-17 year olds need 8.5-9.5 hours, and 18 and older people need 7-9 hours of sleep. 

    Do some mind exercises (read, do a puzzle occasionally during the week).

    Try to focus on a process intensely and complete a segment of it over 1 to several hours, then take a break and do something relaxing (walk, exercise).

    Physical activity and exercise is a major contributor to a healthy lifestyle; people are made to use their bodies, and disuse leads to unhealthy living. Unhealthy living may manifest itself in obesity, weakness, lack of endurance, and overall poor health that may foster disease development.

    Reebok Sports Club provides all possible technologies for Club Members to be always healthy and active. You can see the courses here (linking for our group trainings), and the workout halls with professional equipments here (linking to the halls).

    If you do not have time, you can always be physically active and with the desired body, if you do 30 minutes of training with Milon circuit equipment in the mode designed for your body and capabilities.

    You also need to know the exact size of your body, which you can do instead of multiple measurements at Reebok Sports Club with the help of Fit3D ProScanner.

    Fit3D ProScanner is the most accurate body scanner in the global market, providing 98% accurate data.  It can:

    Get a full body scan within 40 seconds.

    Analyze the body's shape and posture, giving a clear analysis of your body changes.

     Give an overall assessment of your health using an algorithm based on body mass redistribution.

     Analyze your body composition, as well as compare your previous images with each other, with which you will get the most accurate picture of the changes taking place in your body.

    The device also has an application with what you can track your progress, and always compare results and progress.

    Avoiding from smoking also helps you stay healthy.

    Exercise Instead of smoking and you’ll automatically replace smoking to exercise.

Stay healthy ❤️

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