Oct 21, 2018Stress

Here’s Why Stress Affects Sleep

Human beings require certain things to survive, like water and food. One of our less obvious necessities for life is sleep. Unfortunately, according to Kathy Whitney of Vanderbilt University Medical Center, at least 25% of all Americans do not get enough sleep.1 A variety of factors causes sleep deprivation, and one of the main factors […]

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Aug 21, 2018Stress

Signs of Stress and Relieving Effects of Stressors

Modern life is busy, and there’s always so much to deal with on the daily that it’s easy to assume that being stressed out is normal. This causes individuals to become used to feeling hurried, tense, distracted, and irritable. In the midst of all of these stressors, sleepless nights can become so familiar that not […]

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Aug 18, 2018Stress

Balancing Stress and Anxiety Through Mindful Massage Techniques

There is nothing quite as relaxing and soothing as a massage, right? Whether self-applied, mutually exchanged or even received at a professional service, the act of rubbing, caressing and otherwise manipulating the soft tissues of the body can relieve pain, stimulate healing, and relax the body. According to statistics posted on the official website of […]

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Aug 15, 2018Stress

Handy and Simple Stress Coping Strategies

Stress is something that affects almost all of us at some point in our lives. It is normal to experience some degree of stress if you are having a hard time at work, you are experiencing difficult times at home, someone close to you is ill, or you have a big event coming up. Stress […]

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Aug 14, 2018Stress

Relieve Stress on National Relaxation Day

With National Relaxation Day right around the corner, now is a great time to stop and consider the importance of relaxation. What does it mean for our minds, bodies, and long-term health? Stress and anxiety levels in modern life are no joke. Relaxation helps reverse the effects of daily stressors, making it easier to cope […]

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Aug 14, 2018Stress

Coping With Stress at Work

Workplaces can be competitive and high-pressure environments. Even if you love what you do, the sense of responsibility can mount up over time. Dealing with people, having to complete tasks on a schedule, and performing to a specific level can wear you down over time. Work stress is a huge problem these days, and one […]

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Aug 12, 2018Stress

The Management of Stress and Anxiety Disorders

Stress and anxiety are things that will affect everyone at some point in their lives. While stress is short-term, caused by a looming deadline, an illness, or a series of unfortunate events, it is usually possible to cope with it, either by waiting for the troubles to pass or by making a concerted effort to […]

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Aug 08, 2018Stress

Environmental Stressors and Their Impact on Our Mental Wellbeing

Mental health is becoming an increasingly important topic these days. More and more people are facing mental health challenges. Mental health, in general, is less taboo today. While being able to have an open conversation about mental health is valuable, having the ability to talk about depression, anxiety and other issues are just one part […]

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