Tag: sleep



Lower Your Cholesterol Naturally

Has you doctor told you that you have high cholesterol? If so, was he in a hurry to put you on some kind of cholesterol-lowering medication? Did he discuss with you other methods of lowering your cholesterol? The good news … Continue reading

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New Year, New You?

We here at U Rock Girl believe that the start of a new year carries with it such symbolism. Most people look at is as a time to create a new you, but we disagree with that. There’s nothing wrong with you. … Continue reading

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Surviving the Holidays 101

It’s December, and you know what that means. Aah, the holidays. Or do you find yourself in a holi-daze? Between the shopping and gift wrapping, baking and decorating, and endless holiday parties, you may find yourself a little more of … Continue reading

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Take a Break from Tech

Are you addicted to your smart phone? Do you check your Facebook page every few minutes? Are your clients emailing you 24/7? It’s time to unplug! Did you know being that plugged in is bad for your heart, your sleep, … Continue reading

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Feeling Sexy?

How’s your sex life? Hot? Active? Good enough? What sex life?  If your answer is the last option, it’s time to figure out why.  A more important question has to be – what’s your level of desire? Do you want to … Continue reading

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Inflammation – It’s What’s Making You Sick

What do obesity, diabetes, heart disease, Alzheimer’s, stroke, cancer, and irritable bowl disease have in common? Scientists have linked all of these diseases (yes, obesity is considered a disease) and many more to chronic inflammation. And it’s inflammation that’s making … Continue reading

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The Sleep-Weight Connection

If you are having trouble sleeping, you aren’t alone – about one-third of the adult population worldwide experiences insomnia at least occasionally. And for most of us, the quality of our sleep will decrease at some point in our lives. … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Slim Your Habits

Spring has officially arrived, which means that bikini-beach season will be here in about 3 months! If you feel like your best body is hiding under the winter layers, it’s time to get started. You know that losing weight means burning … Continue reading

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Best and Worst Foods for Your Heart

As you know, February is National Heart Month. You also know that heart disease is the #1 killer of women. High blood pressure, high cholesterol, low HDL (“good” cholesterol), high triglycerides, high LDL (“bad” cholesterol), elevated CRP (measure of inflammation … Continue reading

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Are you Addicted?

Do you know someone who is constantly checking her phone? What about the person who posts absolutely everything she does on Facebook? Or do you know someone who turns on the TV the second she walks into the house? Do you … Continue reading

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