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Some tips to stay fit


  • Walk for at least ten minutes a day for a healthier life.

  • Run or jump for at least twenty minutes a day.

  • Do ten stomach crunches lying on the mattress. Increase one crunch daily.

  • Use a staircase rather than using a lift.

  • Cut fat. Avoid foods such as burgers, meat, cheese, cream and other fatty food stuffs.

  • Quit smoking. - Try always to protect yourself from pollution.

  • Keep a positive mental outlook.

  • Avoid processed food. Eat fruits, vegetables, grains, low-fat dairy products.

  • Meditate or spend five minutes in quiet time

SOME EASY WAYS TO QUIT SMOKING

Burn that cigarette, not your life. Smoking takes away almost seven years of your life. Quit smoking now to save all those years. Cigarettes contain nearly 4000 chemicals. Try and add years to your life. For this you need will power alone. Are you strong enough to do this? Then read on.

Here are some easy ways to quit smoking:

  • Leave smoking for at least ten hours in a day, then slowly increase the hours of non-smoking.

  • Take one gram of vitamin C daily; it will lessen your craving for nicotine.

  • Exercising, swimming, jogging, yoga, aerobics or walking keeps you busy and reduces the craving for cigarettes.

  • Avoid taking caffeine, sugar and alcohol. Doing this will also reduce your craving for nicotine.

  • Eating salads, carrot sticks, fruits, popcorn and chewing gum can reduce craving.

  • Keep yourself busy after meals as craving for smoking is more after meals.

  • Get a health check up.

  • Bleach your teeth if it is discolored; it will keep you away from smoking and stop bad breath.

  • Tell your friends and dear ones that you wish to quit. They will certainly help you.

  • BENEFITS OF QUITTING SMOKING:

    After a decade of quitting smoking you can be free of risk from related diseases like cancer, cardiovascular diseases, respiratory diseases and diabetes mellitus.

  • Quitting smoking reduces the risk of smoking related heart disease by 24%.

  • You will be avoiding those four thousand chemicals that cigarettes contain.

  • You will be lowering the risk of smokers' cough.

  • You will not be hurting your dear ones.

  • Non-smoking will stop bad breath and bad odor from your body.

  • You will save your money.

  • You will lower the risk of wrinkles on your face.


  • So decide now. Activate your will power. Wanting to is half the battle won. You can even contact a few counselling centers to help support your fight against smoking.

    Surviving a Heart Attack when alone
    Let's say it's 9.00 p.m. and you're driving home alone, after an unusually hard day on the job. You're really tired, upset and frustrated. Suddenly you start experiencing severe pain in your chest that starts to radiate out into your arm and up into your jaw. You are only about five miles from the nearest hospital. Unfortunately you don't know if you'll be able to make it that far. You've been trained in CPR but the person who taught the course did not tell you how to perform it on yourself.

    Many people are alone when they suffer a heart attack, without help, they have only about 10 seconds left before losing consciousness. However, these victims can help themselves by coughing repeatedly and very vigorously. A deep breath should be taken before each cough, and the cough must be deep and prolonged, as when producing sputum from deep inside the chest. A breath and a cough must be repeated about every two seconds without let up until help arrives, or until the heart is felt to be beating normally again. Deep breaths get oxygen into the lungs and coughing movements squeeze the heart and keep the blood circulating. The squeezing pressure on the heart also helps it regain normal rhythm. In this way, heart attack victims can get to a hospital.

    Tell as many other people as possible about this, it could save their lives!

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