Also Now in Arabic! متوفرة الآن بالعربيةView the Arabic Site
Tamara Clarke

Tamara Clarke, Author at Live Healthy

https://www.livehealthymag.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Deepak-Choprah-Fitbit-sleep-1280x720.jpg

According to a recent survey by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), 85 percent of US adults do not get the recommended seven hours or more of sleep every night. In the Middle East, doctors say anywhere between 45 and 90 percent struggle to get enough sleep. The high levels of obesity in the region contributing to breathing disorders only make the problem worse, according to a 2016 study published in the Canadian Respiratory Journal. ...

https://www.livehealthymag.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/fitness-trackers-1280x720.jpg

Wearing a fitness tracker is one of the easiest ways to establish and maintain an active lifestyle. It’s habit-forming and once you get used to seeing your progress each day, you won’t want to stop. In addition to automatically logging your physical and biometric activity, it doubles as a motivational tool. Apple Watch is known for sending messages periodically reminding wearers to stand up and my Fitbit just congratulated me for taking 10,000 steps. These...

https://www.livehealthymag.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/bones-1280x720.jpg

My family has certainly had its fair share of broken bones. To date, both of my sons have broken an arm, my husband broke his foot before we met and I’m currently on the mend. At the ripe old age of 40, I broke my toe in what has to be one of the funniest but most painful events of my life.  To mark the end of a hectic week, I decided to treat my...

https://www.livehealthymag.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Tamara-Clarke_Landscape-scaled-e1600608058994-1280x720.jpg

One day, while out for a walk with the kids, I felt the urge to jog behind my Britax B-Agile double stroller. After about 30 seconds I brought us all to a rolling stop as it was clear my body wasn’t up to the challenge. In no time, I was winded and wobbly, proving that the stroller was indeed the only agile part of this equation.  It was the wakeup call that I needed, though,...