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Walk Briskly to Better Health

Reduce your risk of mortality, type 2 diabetes, depression, and bone loss Slow your rate of biological aging and reduce craving for sugary snacks Walking is one of the most accessible forms of physical activity. Be honest with yourself: Wouldn’t it be possible, and perhaps even enjoyable, to take a 22-minute walk every day? If…

Garden for Your Health and Well-Being

Better physical and mental health Greater well-being Increasing evidence suggests that gardening confers health benefits. Yet, until 2016, no quantitative meta-analysis of previous studies existed. Japanese and British researchers scoured the published academic gardening literature and found 22 case studies from the US and Europe. The studies included 76 comparisons between treatment (gardening in some…