Adopt these 3 holistic strategies to combat stress and live a healthy life

To keep yourself fit and healthy, you must learn to deal with stress. You must make yourself mentally and physically strong to overcome all your troubles in life.

Vasudha Bhat
Home RemediesWritten by: Vasudha BhatPublished at: Mar 23, 2017
Adopt these 3 holistic strategies to combat stress and live a healthy life

It is very necessary for all of us to introduce some changes to our lifestyle when it comes to leading a healthy life. Along with your outer beauty, it is important to take care of your inner well-being too. Almost all of us are habituated to a lifestyle which in some way or the other harms our health. In a situation like this, you must identify such harmful habits in the first place and then rectify them accordingly.

You must adopt a comprehensive strategy which works for both, your mental as well for you physical health. You must also understand that every human being is different hence, their body mechanisms are also different. Each individual has to adopt a unique strategy in order to stay fit and healthy. Here are is a strategy which takes into account mental and social factors, rather than only the physical symptoms of a disease.


Healthy Living Ways

Know how to deal with stress

Restricting stress from seeping into your life is beyond your control. However, if we know how to control the situations and your emotions you can nullify the effect of stress on your health.

  • Don’t stress yourself by over-thinking about a person or an incident. Don’t churn your brain over an incident which has already taken place in the past. Try to stay happy always.
  • When you are home, try to have a happy time with your kids. Play with them and you will feel energetic and cheerful. It is believed that staying around children helps you get rid of stress.
  • Each one of use must associate ourselves with some organization related to sports, cultural activities, or dramatics. This will help you stay away from strain and sadness in life.
  • Extract some time out from your busy schedule for spirituality and religion. Also, have some time for yourself. Do something which gives you happiness.
  • The more you think about the troubles in life, the more they will pester you. Try not to think about them much and stay happiness.


Healthy Living Ways


Take care of your diet

Everyday we end up eating food which satisfies our hunger but does not fulfill our nutritional requirements. Hence, we end up becoming vulnerable to many diseases.

  • It is of utmost importance to have a healthy diet when it comes to staying healthy.
  • Try to include hygienic and nutritious food into your diet as much as possible.
  • Never skip breakfast and make it a point to keep your first meal of the day nutritious.
  • Eat food of different colours. This will give you different types of nutrients.
  • Have diet which is filled with vitamin C and anti-oxidants.


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Stay fit with natural remedies

In order to stay fit, you should never treat medications as a remedy at all. Bring changes into your habits and you can stay fit naturally.

  • Always make it a point to wake up before sunrise for which you must sleep early at night. Before going to sleep, store water in a copper container and drink at least 2 glasses of that water empty stomach in the morning. During winters you can use lukewarm water for this purpose.
  • Go out in a park or in an open lawn and practice yoga.
  • Try indulging in physical activities as much as possible throughout the day.

To stay away from stress, you must adopt this wholesome strategy which will help you generate positivity in life and keep you away from diseases.


For more home remedies for stress read this : Home remedies for stress


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