Tag Archives: Exercise

Should you exercise during your period?

by Joemar Carillo Exercising may be the last thing on your mind during your period and that’s understandable. During their menstrual cycle, women generally tend not to want to do a lot of physical activities. However, studies have shown that working out during your period has a positive impact on your overall physical and mental… Read More »

How exercise may protect against Alzheimer's

Athletes know a vigorous workout can release a flood of endorphins: “feel-good” hormones that boost mood. Now there’s evidence that exercise produces another hormone that may improve memory and protect against Alzheimer’s disease, according to a study co-led by Ottavio Arancio, MD, PhD, a researcher at Columbia University’s Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and… Read More »