PTA Kicks-Off Healthy Lifestyles Month

Submitted by ub on Wed, 11/02/2011 - 12:08

As the temperature gets colder and the the holidays are approaching, it is time to consider your lifestyle, which should include exercise and healthy eating. Make sure you seek fitness, lifestyle and nutrition advice. from the experts. Daily exercise is one of the most important healthy lifestyle tips. Exercise on a daily basis for at least 30 minutes per day. Brisk walk, aerobics, or just any kind of bodily movement can do wonders for your health. You should also sleep 6 to 8 hours per day. This will help your body to replenish itself and gives your body time to rebuild its cells. Lack of sleep make you feel tired and affect your eating habits. Adequate sleep is essential for your overall health and well-being. Finally, eat a well-balanced diet. Increase your intake of fruits and vegetables. Avoid foods that are processed and reduce your intake of foods that are high in fat, sodium and sugar.

Maintaining a healthy weight will help you look better and reduce your risk of heart disease and diabetes. There is no excuse for adopting healthy habits.