Let's get something straight: Exercising can be REALLY embarrassing, especially in the beginning. It can also be confusing, draining, frustrating, and downright painful at times. No wonder most people don't like to exercise! When I started exercising after I graduated college, I quickly … [Read more...] about Exercising Injury Free: Why We Get Hurt and How to Avoid It
I did not grow up learning how to cook. In fact, as a child, I steered clear of the kitchen, choosing the comfort of the couch and TV, instead. Yes, I was a lazy child. During my 20's, and after a lot of reading, I finally realized the importance of cooking if I wanted to improve my health. So, … [Read more...] about The Hidden Toxins In Your Non-Stick Pan And The Healthy Alternatives
You might feel like overhauling your health has to be a huge undertaking. The truth is there are a few small, simple lifestyle changes to improve health and wellbeing vastly. Start small to experience a real difference in the way you feel every single day, and you just might be inspired to keep … [Read more...] about Think Small Changes Won’t Make A Difference? Here Are 6 That Will Transform Your Health
It’s that time of year again. Stay on top of cold and flu season by following these simple protocols. Prevention Plan. Start this plan at the first sign of illness. The sooner the better! Dynamic Fruit and Greens – good for the entire family. Take one scoop daily in water or mix with … [Read more...] about VIRUS DEFENSE PLAN for Cold and Flu Season 2017
Our own Dr. Heather Moday weighed in on the question, “What Are Adaptogens?” in a recent article for Be Well Philly. Used in Ayurvedic and Chinese medicine for ages, adaptogens are growing in mainstream popularity due to their ability to support and balance the body’s systems. Added to smoothies, … [Read more...] about What Are Adaptogens? Dr. Moday Answers for Be Well Philly.
When anxiety is running high, meditation can feel impossible. Thankfully, meditation isn't the only method for reducing stress and reclaiming your calm. Here are some alternatives to meditation you can learn in our Philadelphia office. You’ve heard it before. Meditation is the next big thing. … [Read more...] about Can’t Meditate? Try These Other 5 Stress Busters
This is a new feature at The Moday Center - Every month we will highlight one vitamin or mineral and tell you why you need it it, how much and where to get it in your diet. Also, who really needs to supplement with it, and in what form. This will hopefully clear up some confusion about what … [Read more...] about Vitamin C is the Vitamin of the month
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_YYmfM2TfUA So I loved the original Rocky from 1976 and I am looking forward to seeing Creed when I get around to it. In general, I love a story about overcoming obstacles and reaching your goals against all odds. I especially love that every day I can run up the … [Read more...] about When does Functional Medicine fail?