May 6, 2019

Adrenal fatigue is a controversial subject in Western or traditional medicine. However, in alternative medicine circles, adrenal fatigue is recognized as a stress illness of the twenty-first century.

Your adrenal glands are located on top of your kidneys. They are respo...

February 5, 2019

If money problems are keeping you up at night, you are likely feeling the effects of financial stress.

Unfortunately, handling finances is not something that you are taught in high school. Instead, it is something that you usually have to learn on your own when you get...

January 28, 2019

You already know that chronic stress is bad for you. You probably also know that stress increases your chance of cardiovascular disease, including heart attacks.

But how exactly can stress cause so much damage to your heart?

Here are 2 things that can occur:

1. Increased...

November 27, 2018

Have you ever noticed that some people seem to be able to roll with the punches and stay optimistic despite their circumstances, whereas others are pessimists and experience more difficulty coping? 

What is it that makes some people withstand life's circumstances and re...

November 27, 2018

One of the best ways to reduce stress is by exercising.

At the same time, you can get in shape and perhaps even lose some weight!

One of the main ways exercise works is by increasing the endorphins in your body. Endorphins are natural opioid-like substances that your bod...

November 27, 2018

Stress relief begins by knowing specific techniques that you can apply to your life every day. 

We can never totally get rid of all of our stress, but we can learn ways of decreasing it, and dealing with it.  This can help to prevent stress-related illnesses, and ensure...

November 14, 2018

When people think of yoga, they often think of either people twisted up like pretzels, or drinking thick smoothies for breakfast. Neither one is actually what yoga is all about, although they both conjure interesting images.

People all around the world have experienced...