Miley Cyrus Is Tired of Short Hair: Tugging On It, Taking Hair Growth Vitamins

Fashion Police episode, the painstakingly edgy “We Can’t Stop” singer confessed that she really, really misses her long hair. “I’m secretly tugging on it every night and taking Viviscal,” she said of the hair-growth vitamin supplement. “I’m not going to lie. But I’m going to rock it while I have it.” PHOTOS: Miley’s evolution Celebrity hairstylist Chris McMillan (who gave Jennifer Aniston “The Rachel” in the late ’90s) chopped off Cyrus’ shoulder-length locks back in August 2012, part of the former Disney star’s ongoing sexy, racy makeover. Making a hard-to-keep vow about maintaining her short hair forever to E back in February, Cyrus said that fiance Liam Hemsworth “loves” her short do. “It’s so much easier to go shave the sides once a week rather than getting your roots done when you have long hair.
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Vitamin Foods To Be Consumed During Pregnancy

Vitamin B5 also aids in digestion and helps break down fat and carbohydrates, thus giving more energy and boosting one’s metabolism, which also helps in weight loss. Vitamin B2 aids in weight loss by releasing the unused energy in the body and preventing unused energy from turning into fat. Some of the best sources of vitamin B are bananas, potatoes, whole grains, beans, lentils, and chili peppers. Choline Choline is another B vitamin that aids in weight loss . This nutrient is a fat emulsifier that works with the nutrient inositol.
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The best vitamins that aid in weight loss

One of the main reasons why a pregnant woman should have a proper intake of Vitamins is because it is necessary for the growth of the baby and to keep healthy. Natural fruits, vegetables and different sorts of food contain these type of Vitamins which you should consume daily or weekly as per your gynecologists advice. Boldsky has enlisted five types of Vitamins a pregnant woman should make a habit to consume during pregnancy. However, it is advisable that you also consult your doctor before you consume these Vitamins as too much of Vitamins could be harmful to the child growing inside your womb. The reason why a pregnant woman should consume Vitamin A is because it helps the bones and teeth to grow and form proportionately. Vitamin C is good for pregnant women because it helps build healthy immune systems. Vitamin D is important during pregnancy as it helps the body use calcium and phosphorus through the foods you consume.
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Study: Exercise helps prevent excess weight gain during pregnancy

Healthy weight gain in pregnancy is determined by how many babies you’re carrying and your weight (specifically your BMI) when you become pregnant. The Mayo Clinic gives some good guidelines for pregnancy weight gain for carrying one child: Underweight at pregnancy (BMI less than 18.5) – 28 to 40 pounds Normal weight (BMI 18.5 to 24.9) – 25-35 pounds Overweight (BMI 25-29.9) – 15-25 pounds Obese (BMI of 30 or more) – 11-20 pounds If a woman gains too much weight during pregnancy, it increases her risk for complications such as preeclampsia (high blood pressure and excess protein in the urine) and for obesity after delivery, and also ups the baby’s risk for childhood obesity. Many pregnant women have exercise programs, but they tend to focus on physical-activity guidelines of 30 minutes a day. The new research however, found that staying active throughout the day is more beneficial in preventing excess weight gain. For example, a woman who didn’t have a specific workout session but was active all day — such as a waitress or a mother who has young children and is always on the move — would get more exercise and burn more calories overall than a woman who had an exercise session but was otherwise inactive during the day. The findings show that it’s important for pregnant women to increase their overall daily levels of activity. However, it’s important to note that a healthy diet, with an added 300 calories a day (per fetus) is also needed to maintain a healthy weight and pregnancy.
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8 Pregnancy-Friendly Skincare Lines

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Putting Sleep Disorders to Bed

They found that the mice that lacked this protein overcame disruptions to their circadian clocks more quickly. In modern society, with the frequency of trans-time zone travel, we often deal with annoying jet lag problems, which usually require a couple of weeks of transition, says Dr.Ruifeng Cao, a postdoctoral fellow who works with Drs. Sonenberg and Amir, However, by inducing a state like jet lag in the mice lacking that protein, we found they were able to adapt to time zones changes in about half of the time required by regular mice. Furthermore, the researchers found that a small protein that is critical for brain clock function, vasoactive intestinal peptide or VIP, was increased in the mice lacking the protein 4E-BP1. The results indicate that the functioning of the circadian clock could be improved by genetic manipulations, opening doors on new ways to treat circadian clock-related disorders.
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Sleep disorder multiplies depression risk

Now, new research is identifying more sleep problems and also calling for routing screening for primary sleep disorders. When they performed sleep studies of 343 people meeting the Fukuda definition of ME/CFS, they found that 104 – nearly a third – had a primary sleep disorder that explained their symptoms, and thus didn’t have ME/CFS at all. A 1/3 misdiagnosis rate is enough of a reason to look more closely for sleep disorders. In those who didn’t have primary sleep disorders, just under 90% met the criteria for at least one measurable sleep problem. Researchers identified four different groups based on sleep abnormalities. They were: Group 1: Slower to get to sleep, delayed Rapid Eye Movement (REM), lower percentages of stage 2 and REM sleep; Group 2: More frequent awakenings; Group 3: Longer total sleep time, less delayed REM sleep, higher percentage of REM sleep, lower percentage of wake time; Group 4: Shortest total sleep time, highest percentage of wake time after sleep onset. Researchers concluded that doctors need to routinely screen for sleep disorders when considering an ME/CFS diagnosis, and that they should use sleep studies to identify sleep problems and tailor treatments to the specific groups.
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Sleep Disorders in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

The data was drawn from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), an annual survey conducted by the CDC. Health.com: 7 tips for the best sleep ever Six percent of men and 3% of women had received a sleep apnea diagnosis, the survey found, while 7% of men and 4% of women reported breathing problems on at least five nights per week. Depression was assessed using a standard questionnaire that asked how often during the past two weeks the participants had “little interest or pleasure in doing things” or felt “down, depressed or hopeless,” for instance. Five percent of men and 8% of women had scores indicating “probable” depression, according to the researchers.
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Experts debunk the pregnancy myths that keep parents lying awake at night

New mums can be overloaded by pregnancy myths.

One way is via routines and rituals. Another is teaching baby to sleep without being held. Dr Blunden suggests getting the baby calm and dozy, then putting it in its cot while still awake. “If they are fed to sleep and then put in their cot, when they wake up they will expect someone to put them back to sleep.” But if they still cry, don’t force the issue.
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Coffee, wine and sushi! New pregnancy book says OK

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Some of her conclusions? Weight gain during pregnancy is less important than a womans starting weight, and not gaining enough may be more harmful. Light drinking is fine (up to two glasses of wine a week in the first trimester and up to a glass a day in the second and third trimesters). And much of the evidence supports having three to four cups of coffee daily, which made Oster very happy. Theres more, and not all of it runs counter to standard medical advice.
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Simon Cowell, Lauren Silverman step out together for the first time since pregnancy news

By Rachel Maresca / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Saturday, August 24, 2013, 1:01 PM Comment FAMEFLYNET/FAMEFLYNET Simon Cowell pictured together for the first time with his New York socialite lover Lauren Silverman since the news broke of her pregnancy with his child earlier this month in the South of France on Friday. Simon Cowell and Lauren Silverman have finally gone public with their relationship. The”X Factor” judge was spotted in the South of France Friday vacationing with Silverman, the New York socialite who is carrying his baby. PHOTOS: THE WOMEN OF SIMON COWELL This is the first time the duo has been photographed together since the shocking pregnancy news broke earlier this month. Silverman, 36, who just finalized her divorce from property millionaire Andrew Silverman, can be seen showing off her growing bump and “couldn’t stop touching Simon,” an eyewitness said of the couple. RELATED: SIMON COWELL: ‘IM PROUD TO BE A DAD’ Corey Sipkin/New York Daily News Andrew Silverman attends New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays game at Yankee Stadium Wednesday with his son who he shares with now ex-wife Lauren Silverman.
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Vitamins & Minerals For Hair That’s Healthier, Stronger And Shinier

Iron carries oxygen to hair and promotes growth. However, it is very important to discuss with your physician about how much iron (or any mineral) you should take every day. Iron-rich foods include, egg yolks, lentils, spinach and chicken. Vitamin D: This is important for hair follicle cycling, especially for individuals who live in northern parts of the United States w here sunlight is limited . A supplement is also prescribed as a treatment for atopic dermatitis like eczema. Salmon, mushroom, beef liver and grains are great alternative sources of vitamin D.
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Are Gummy Vitamins Any Good?

Vitamin B12: 1.2 to 2.8 mcg daily. Vitamin C. Vitamin C helps control infections, as well as plays a role in bone, teeth, gums, and blood vessel health. The current recommended daily intake is 90 mg for men and 75 mg for women.
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Vitamin supplements can help benefit your teeth

In addition, CircleUp provides consumer and retail companies access to a community of value-added partnerships including General Mills, Procter & Gamble, SPINs and Presence Marketing. ABOUT SMARTYPANTS SmartyPantsare the makers of the first and only All-in-One gummy vitamin. A Venice, CA based company, each of their great tastinggummiescontain a full multivitamin + over 100%RDI Vitamin D and an excellent source of Omega3 DHA & EPA fatty acids. Created by families and leading healthpractitioners, theSmartyPantsline of easy-to-chew vitamins are free of artificial flavors, colors, preservatives and use organic and natural sweeteners– no high fructose corn syrup.SmartyPantsare always gluten and casein free.
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SmartyPants Vitamins Closes $2.59 Million In Funding

Theres no question they taste better than normal vitamins but how do they compare nutritionally? Because the make-up of supplements differs between companies, its tricky to generalize. However, if we zone in on gummy multis, they tend to come out second best. Compared to standard multi-vitamins, which offer all you need, gummy vitamins dont have as wide a spectrum of nutrients, explains Kellie Bilinski, Dietitians Association of Australia spokesperson. Another big difference? Some gummy multis on the market are significantly lower in (or missing entirely) key nutrients such as zinc and calcium. Related: 8 Secrets to All-Day Energy But according to experts, the main concern with gummy supplements (whether its a multi or specific nutrient youre taking) is the sugar content, with many packing up to one teaspoon per serve.
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‘Biggest Loser’ trainer Dolvett Quince on pet fitness

How the Misfit Shine Reinvents What a Fitness Tracker Should Be

How should pet owners get started, especially if both pet owner and pet are couch potatoes? Talk to your vet. Ask him or her: ‘My dog is this weight. Is that normal?’ Find out: What is the right portion size for my pet? Am I feeding my pet the right food? What is the best exercise for my pet given the shape he’s in? Just like people, your animal can get arthritis .
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Growth of brain fitness industry prompts creation of new online memory checkup

“People are more health aware and keen to get the best information today, and of course the baby boomers are right at the front of that,” said Dr. Larry Chambers, a scientific adviser to the Alzheimer Society of Canada. “We have more people like that now than we’ve ever had in society.” However, Fernandez notes there’s a gap in the brain fitness industry. While dozens of training regimens promise to improve memory and other cognitive functions, there’s a lack of clinically tested assessment tools. That’s the hole that Cogniciti is hoping to fill. Cogniciti president Michael Meagher said the brain check-up his team is developing could help alleviate health-care costs by diverting healthy people away, while allowing those with Alzheimer’s or dementia to identify the symptoms sooner.
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At first, Misfit used a proprietary ultrasonic technology to transfer data, something like an encrypted dog whistle between the tracker and smartphones. A cool solution, but an ineffective one; the bandwidth was just too low for primetime. By drilling tiny holes in the back of the device, however, they were able to get Bluetooth working, even through the metal casing. The Misfit offers a simple design. Photo: Misfit Wearables The tracker-on-the-phone synching behavior was partly born out of necessity; with the shell shielding the Bluetooth link, the closer the two objects could be, the better. But in that funny way that limitations can sometimes yield unexpectedly compelling results, the interaction became one of Shines signature features. Vu remembered a scene in Minority Report where Tom Cruise plunked a USB drive onto a table, which automatically sensed its presence and downloaded its information, and thought it might be cool to approximate with his own product.
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New Fat Burning Supplement Gains Traction in Weight Loss Industry; Real Dose Weight Loss Formula No. 1 Review Released by OverallHealth.org

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For more information about the ingredients and effectiveness, OverallHealth.org has made a detailed review available here . Further, weight loss seekers also want to know that a product is safe. RealDose Weight Loss Formula No. 1 is stimulant-free, decaffeinated, and non-addictive. It can be taken with any meal plan and weight loss program, without conflict. Finally, it contains only natural ingredients – no GMO, gluten, dairy, eggs, or soy. It is important to understand what makes the RealDose forumla effective, in contrast to the myriad “gimmicky” and incomplete products burdening the retail shelves these days.
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“Let me serve as an inspiration to you all out there. I lost 30 pounds and today ran my first 5k in 10 years! To quote a friend, that’s how you win a break up.” He’s not kidding. Take a look at how far he’s come below: Impressive, right? TurkNJD34 said he started slow and that he stuck to an exercise regimen that included cardio and running to prepare for the 5K.
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15 Easiest Food Swaps for Weight Loss

Here are common culprits that may be derailing your weight loss goals, alternatives that won’t leave you feeling totally deprived, and a calculation of how long it may take–if you make the suggested swap–to look even better in your skinny jeans. 1. Calorie Culprit: 2 Tbsp cream for your coffee Smarter Alternative: 2 Tbsp 1% milk Calories Saved: 30 Timeline: This one simple daily change will save you over 3 pounds a year! 2. Calorie Culprit: 1 package instant maple, brown sugar oatmeal Smarter Alternative: 1 package Better Oats, classic flavor steel cut oats Calories Saved: 30 Timeline: This simple swap is lower in calories and higher in filling fiber (making weight loss a bit easier).
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Weight Loss After Breakup: Man Loses 30 Pounds And Runs A 5K Post-Split (PHOTO)

For a person to effectively lose weight, they must reduce the intake of daily calories. One way to consume fewer calories is to drink a full glass of water before every meal and snack. Drinking water before a meal will cause a person’s stomach to feel full quicker, therefore causing them to eat less. 2. Apple Cider Vinegar. According to an online article by Natural News, apple cider vinegar may accelerate weight loss because it helps to control blood sugar levels and suppress appetite. The recommended dosage is two tablespoons in a glass of water daily.
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