Ongoing or sudden stress can put the body into a heightened state that is not good for health. It activates the nervous system and increases the levels of cortisone and adrenaline in the bloodstream. These two elevated hormones can increase blood pressure, heart rate and blood sugar. Over a long period of time, this can start to take a toll on the body. Hence, it is essential not to ignore feelings of stress but rather to understand what is happening in the body and learn simple coping mechanisms to help alleviate the negative impacts of stressors.
Working from home can come with some challenges. With many people still working from home, it is encouraged that you still include some wellness aspects into your day to keep you feeling productive and healthy!
With all the information available on weight loss it can become confusing when getting started. People who successfully lose weight and keep it off perform 8 common habits- let’s take a look at these to see if they could work for you!