17 Highly Effective Stress Relievers - Deepstash

Wheter you're about to be interviewed for a job or you're feeling overwhelmed by your child's behaviour at the playground it's important to have some stress reduction tools that can lower your stre...

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17 Highly Effective Stress Relievers

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"Try guided imagery"

Guide imagery is like taking a short vaction in your mind. It can involve imagining yourself being in your "happy place" or maybe picturing yourself sitting on a beach, listening to the waves, smel...

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"Medidate"

Meditation brings short term stress relief as well as lasting stress manegement benefits. there are many different forms of meditation to try, each one is unique and brings its own appeal.

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"practice progressive muscle relaxation"

Progressive muscle relaxation involves relaxing all the muscles in your body, group by group. to practice you can start with a few deep breaths.

Then, practice tightening and relaxing each mu...

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"Focus on breathing"

Just focussing on your breath or changing the way you breathe can make a big difference to your overall stress level. breathing techniques can calm your body and your brain in just a few minutes.

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"Take a walk"

Exercise is a fantastic stress reliever that can work in minutes. Taking a walk allows you to enjoy a change of scenery, which can get you into a different fram of mind, and bring the benefits of e...

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in the privacy of your own home, there are many stress relief strategies that can help you relax fast. so whether you've had a tough day at work or you're stressed about how much you have to do, th...

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"Get a hug from a loved one"

physical touch can do a lot to relieve your stress. hugging a loved one can be especially beneficial

When you hug someone, oxytocin, also known as the "cuddle hormone" is released. Ox...

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"Enjoy aromatherapy"

Aromatherapy has real benefits for stress relief, it can help you to feel energized, more relaxed, or more present in the moment

Emerging research suggests certain scents can alter brain wave...

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"Create artwork"

Getting in touch with your creative side may have been easy for you during childhood, but if you've lost touch with your penchant for artwork, it's not to late to pick it up again.

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Certain habits can promote resilience to stress, as well as increase overall wellness. For example, those who exercise or meditate regularly tend to become less stressed in the face of a difficult ...

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"Eat a balanced diet"

A poor diet can bring greater reactivety towars stress. emotional eating and reaching fo high-fat, high-sugar foods can provide a temorary sense of relief that adds to your long-term stress.

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"Make time for leisure activities"

Leisure activities can be a wonderful way to relieve stress. Yet, any people feel as though their lives are to busy for hobbies, games, or extra fun.

But building time for leisure into yo...

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"Develop a positive self-talk habit"

The way you talk to yourself matters. harst self critisism, self-doubt and catastrophic predictions aren't helpful. if you're constantly thinking things like "I don't have time for this," and "I ca...

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"Practice yoga"

Yoga combines physical movement, meditation, light exercise, and controlled breathing, all of which provide excellent stress relief.

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"Express gratitude"

Gratitude helps you recognize all the things you have to be thankfull for. Whether you're gratfull for a sunny day or thankful you arrived at work safely, think about all the good things you have i...

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"Prioritize exercise"

 Physical activity is key to maneging stress and improving mental health. And the best news is, there are many different kinds of activities that can reduce your stress.

  • Join a gym,...

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Most stress relievers focus on changing your emotions. but sometimes, you won't necessarily get relief until you change the environment.

This is referred to as problem-focused coping, as oppo...

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"Reasses your to do lists"

If you trying to squeeze 20 hours of work into 16 hours, you're going to feel stressed. Reducing your workload could be key to helping you get through the day feeling better.

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"Obtain social support

Having supportive people in your life is the key to stress manegement. If you lack emotional support and friendship, it's important to get it.

That may mean reaching out to your existing netw...

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"cut out things that add stress"

Finding the best stress relief strategies may take some experimenting. Some strategies may take practice too.

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