It’s easy to get swept up in the pleasures of good food and festive drinks during the holidays, and the combination of friends, family and national celebrations can help keep the cold weather at bay.
However, the parties and feasts that mark the holiday season can strain the waistline and tax the arteries. You don’t need to feel like you have to deprive yourself of all the goodies, however.
Instead, by integrating some healthy habits into your daily routine and practicing some defensive eating tactics, you can stay healthy through the holidays and enjoy yourself in the process.
When holiday feasts are in full swing, it’s no wonder we tend to overindulge and make “go on a diet” one of our New Year’s resolutions. Here are four tips to stay healthy during the year’s festivities:
Eating well can help you feel better during the holidays, but it’s sometimes easier said than done. If you’re a guest at a party or dinner, try the following strategies to eat mindfully during the holidays:
Exercising can help you feel better during the holidays and keep you on track with your goals.
With all the activities, responsibilities and commotion the holidays bring, it can be challenging to find time to move. Some exercise strategies to implement during the holiday season include:
Between putting our bodies through long days at work and getting jet-lagged from family travels, sleep deprivation can sneak up on us during the holidays if we’re not careful.
To ensure you get adequate sleep during the holidays, try:
Staying hydrated during the holidays can help stave off weight gain, chapped lips and even headaches. Here are some easy ways to stay hydrated this holiday season:
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Getting in-home IV treatment can help boost your energy and keep you feeling great during the holidays. We help customers in over 20 towns near Denver, Colorado, alleviate the symptoms of dehydration, hangovers, illness, fatigue and more.
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