Lifestyle

Lifestyle




Leading a healthy and balanced life is a fundamental need to live well and longer, in harmony with oneself and with others.

Good habits lost ... .A proper dietary intake and constant physical activity.

An unhealthy diet and lack of physical activity are the main cause of many diseases of industrialized societies.

A balanced nutritional regimen should be divided into at least three main meals: breakfast, necessary to break the long overnight fast, a hearty lunch and a light dinner. An organization of food based on our consolidated Mediterranean tradition has been replaced in a few decades from a new eating style that introduced the culture of fast food. It is always the higher the number of adults and students who in the name of an alleged lack of time tend to skip breakfast or prefer to eat it out of the house with pastries.

The sport has an important role in the development, progression and perpetuation of obesity in adolescence. The investigations carried out have shown that young people are, for the most part, largely inactive; health professionals and political bodies are competent now encouraging higher levels of physical activity among children and adolescents. Physical inactivity is not only one of the main causes responsible for overweight and obesity, but also the development, in the later stages of life, chronic diseases such as heart disease, some cancers, diabetes, hypertension, bowel problems and osteoporosis . Physical activity is also related to improvements in body flexibility, balance, agility and coordination and strengthening of bones. According to current recommendations, children should be physically active for at least 60 minutes a day.