How to Breathe To Relax and Reduce Stress

So many things in our modern urban lifestyle contribute to stress and tension that it can actually increase our stress levels by just thinking about what we need to do – in addition to already overfull schedules – in order to maintain our health and a reasonable quality of life. Stress is a part of […]

Five Ways to Help You Relax and Relieve Stress

Regardless of how good your life is, chances are high that you have some source of stress in your life that may make it difficult for you to relax. Sometimes the stress can become overwhelming when it comes from sources such as your job, marriage, children and other personal issues. Stress is truly bad for […]

How Does Stress Cause Hair Loss?

It is well-known that chronic stress has a number of health risks.  What may be less understood is how stress can cause loss of hair.  While it is normal to lose as many as 50 to 100 hairs a day, excessive hair loss and thinning of the hair due to stress only adds yet more […]

Fighting Stress At The Office

Working at an office can rid the body of many opportunities to workout. Office work is often considered as sedentary with people usually need only to sit in their own desks or cubicles to do their job. Despite quite a physically relaxing job, it can also stress out the mind into such an extent as […]

Stress Relief Haven – How Does Gardening Help?

A few years ago, a friend of mine gave me some flower seeds and suggested I plant them on my balcony. Up until then, the balcony had been more like a place for keeping the bicycle and other bulky things, but that little bag of seeds seems to have changed everything. Since then, I have […]

Useful Methods of Relieving Stress by Using Aromatherapy

Feeling stressed is a natural part of life which we all have experienced. For so long, people have researched into methods to help reduce the influence of stress on our lives. Aromatherapy is one of many that have been shown to reduce and relieve stress and it is a method which I believe everyone should […]

Appreciating Art As A Tool To Calm Your Stress

Throughout time, art has been used to capture beauty and wonderful moments that could be appreciated by others for centuries.  Remember the last time that you were at a museum and looking at a painting that had captured your attention in a positive way.  The result you realize is that you are feeling calm and […]

The Dos and Don’ts of Eating to Reduce Stress

Many people are surprised to learn that their stress issues can be traced to their diet. Even worse, often times your “comfort foods” are the very things that are causing the problem. If you want to decrease your stress levels by eating, it can be done. You just have to make sure to avoid the […]

How to Relieve Stress by Doing Your Housework

One thing we can easily admit is that none of us are really that enthusiastic about getting our homes clean, especially if we had to spend a long and tiresome day at the office. In most cases we will pretty much loathe the idea and would rather run away to do something else that seems […]

9 Simple Ways You Can Relieve Everyday Stress

Stress is the largest culprit that can bring us down mentally and physically. Here are nine ways you can chase stress away, simply, naturally and effectively! 1. Listen to music – The corporate cubicle farm takes on a completely new aura when you plug in your iPod while working on your computer. 2. Talk to […]