We all have some degree of stress in our life. The point to note is that we need to find a way to deal with this stress in order to lead a productive life. Some of the remedies that you can use are simple, easy and effective; so it’s worth giving them a try.
When you feel stressed out the muscles in your body get stiff and this causes them to get tense. This also causes difficulty in breathing. In order to take care of this you must take deep breaths. When you breathe you must inhale through your nose so that you fill air in your entire abdomen; hold your breath for a few seconds and then exhale through your mouth. When you hold the air in your lungs; you supply your body with a huge supply of fresh oxygen and this helps to loosen up stiff muscles and ease tension in the muscles. You will automatically experience an ease in your anxiety levels.
If you suffer from chronic stress then you must practice yoga regularly. The meditation and breathing techniques will refresh your senses and fill you with a sense of confidence. You must lie flat on your back and bend you knees. Hold the position and then twist your body and your knees in opposite directions. This helps to release unwanted energy from your body and fill your body with positive energy. Stretch your body as much as you can.
If you are stressed out then you may have sleepless nights. If this is the case then you must take a hot shower before bedtime. The warm water on your body will reduce muscle tension and ease the distress in your body.
Herbal teas or a tea infused with ginger is a great way to reduce any signs of stress. They also help to soothe sinuses and fevers and reduce congestions. Peppermint teas are popular for their healing powers against colds, fevers and headaches that are linked to stress.
Exercise is a great way to get rid of stress. When you exercise your body will release feel good hormone and this will help you to reduce your anxiety levels and help you to feel less stressed out.