August 1, 2009
In this blog, we have covered a lot of different things that you can do in order to relieve your stress but one thing that I do not think that we have touched base on it acupuncture. There is probably a reason for that … I hate needles. Acupuncture is not something that I think I could ever bring myself to do if only because of my fear of needles, however, I have watched it get done in someone that is always stressed out and as soon as she had it done, her stress melted away and all of her pain was gone.
Acupuncture is something that is not only fantastic for your stress levels, but it is a great way to get rid of the pain that seems to go along with stress. Your back, shoulders and neck pain can all be relieved with acupuncture and that is something that is very comforting to know about.
Acupuncture has been practiced by the Chinese for years and years and if you go to a licensed acupuncture therapist, you should feel absolutely no pain when the needle goes in – just relief and I think I may have to give acupuncture a try. I’ll let you know what I come up with!
May 28, 2009
We all know that stress can definitely take over your entire life and to be honest, everyone in the world gets stressed out. No matter who you are, you are definitely going to at some point get stressed out and you certainly need to know how to handle it. If you are the type of person that gets stressed out a lot, there is something that you can do – self hypnosis!
Now, I know what you are thinking and honestly, while self hypnosis might have a bad rep, it is definitely one of the best ways in the world to relieve some of that stress that you might have in your body. Now, how does it work? Well, first you are going to start out in a very deeply relaxed state – that way you are releasing all of that tension in your body.
Next, you are going to consciously reduce the amount of stress that you feel. For example, you can actually hypnotize yourself to feel more confident and be less stressed out – it really is easy!
May 24, 2009
To be completely and totally honest, there is absolutely no way that you can beat down your stress if you can not define exactly what stress is. You’d be surprised to learn just how many people who have absolutely no idea what stress is or what can cause it. That is what we are going to explore in this blog so that way you know how to beat it!
Most of the time, we feel stressed whenever we are under a lot of pressure and to be honest, that is definitely normal. It makes since that we would feel really stressed whenever we are under pressure, however, there are other times when stress is a good thing. For example, the fight or flight notion is actually an extremely healthy reaction to stress and it is something that can be good for you.
There is bad stress though and that can make you feel extremely tired and can actually effect how you feel overall.