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Simple Stress Reduction Techniques To Eliminate The Stress In Your Daily Life

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Everyone has stress. It is a normal part of life. You can feel stress in your body when you have too much to do or when you haven’t slept well. You can also feel stress when you worry about things like your job, money, relationships, or a friend or family member who is ill or in crisis. In response to these strains, your body automatically increases blood pressure, heart rate, respiration, metabolism, and blood flow to your muscles. This response is intended to help your body react quickly and effectively to a high-pressure situation. However, when you are constantly reacting to stressful situations without making adjustments to counter the effects, you will feel stress which can threaten your health and well-being.   According to APA’s Stress in...


5 Subtle Signs of Burnout

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Stress is part of life and even considered healthy when at a minimal level. Positive stress gives out extra adrenaline that helps in finishing a task. However, too much stress has negative effects on your health and causes burnout. Burnout is similar to being listless, exhausted, and unable to cope especially for self-sacrifice professionals, career-oriented or overworked employees, and homemakers. Although there is no clear definition of what it is, there are subtle signs that indicate burnout: Physical Pain Over-focusing on your perceived goal leads to missing out the physical tensions that your body sends. To reach your goal, you work too long and too hard without stopping. It leads to internal pressure that builds up resulting to leg or neck pain and even headache. To ensure quick recovery...

15 Natural Remedies to Alleviate Stress During the Holidays

15 Natural Remedies to Alleviate Stress During the Holidays

Relaxing supplements and Herbs Supplements don’t have to be taken in a pill form, you can use a diffuser, teas, bath salts, lotions, and body scrubs. Some of my favorites for relaxation and stress are: Lavenders Passionflower Chamomile Rosemary Eucalyptus Spearmint Stress Related Problems  and Solutions Insomnia Magnesium: Magnesium, Sleep, and Mental Health. Magnesium is well known for its ability to relieve insomnia. One study found that it helps decrease cortisol, the “stress hormone” that can keep you up at night. It also helps muscles relax, to give you that calm “sleepy” feeling and help you unwind after a long day. Melatonin: Melatonin is meant to reset the body's internal clock — for example, it's appropriate to use the supplement to counter the effects of jet lag, or help someone...


6 Ways to Help Combat Stress

It is estimated that over 8.3 million Americans suffer from stress, anxiety or depression. The figure is staggering and has risen sharply since the recession that started in 2007. The problem is, is that most are not able to access the help that they need to combat these serious symptoms, either through lack of funds or because their condition hinders them seeking help. There are two types of stress that people suffer: Acute Stress Acute stress comes from a specific situation or event that has often occurred unpredictably and causes a reaction that makes you feel out of control. Having to speak in public or being involved in a near miss car accident can provoke feelings of acute stress. The stress hormones kick starts your coping mechanism: a...

Treating Anxiety and Stress with Hypnotherapy

Treating Anxiety and Stress with Hypnotherapy

Nowadays, hypnosis is used for many purposes. Most recently, it acts as a boon in treating the issues related to mental health. It is the mainstream alternative for the treatment of the patients dealing with mental health and problems such as anxiety. Hypnotherapy was in much use in the ancient times, but with the advancement in medical science and technology, there has been a new dimension added to it, and specialized treatment procedures have been added to treat patients who suffer from hyperactive bouts of anxiety disorder. What is the Trance state in hypnotherapy? In the process of hypnotherapy or hypnosis, the trance state affects the symptoms of anxiety. People suffering from an anxiety disorder can benefit from anxiety hypnotherapy. It is an alternative form of...


6 Natural Remedies For Relieving Stress

You already know the meaning of stress. Even if stress hasn't affected you, the chances are that one of your family members is affected. The most common causes of stress are financial constraints and marriage problems. Some studies show that continued illness could also cause stress. Here, you will find tips that focus on how to treat these causes. In reality, the human brain performs many complex processes every minute. For this reason, it is difficult to know whether you are stressed or not. Sometimes, it could be fatigue or just a short-term problem. These can heal through sleep. Imagine you have financial problems. You do not have money to pay your bills and buy food. Do you think sleeping can relieve this type of stress? Everyone should...


What To Do When You’re Feeling Stressed Out & Overwhelmed

While a normal amount of stress is healthy and nothing to be concerned about, too much of it is debilitating and can act as a trigger for additional health problems, ranging from mental health conditions to physical illnesses. It’s important to recognize the warning signs for when you’re feeling overwhelmed and to take action sooner rather than later. What you don’t want to do is ignore your emotions and hope that this discomfort will pass because, quite simply, it’s not likely to unless you know how to reduce it. Accept that your life and situation will only get better when you take back control and are in the driver’s seat of your health and wellness. Identify the Cause A good starting point for what to do when you’re...