- On: 03 Mar 2021
- Written by SuzannaW
- Starting a new job can be stressful, especially if you’re doing something new and it feels challenging.
- Moving or starting a new phase in your life. For example, you could feel very anxious after moving away from your family to start college.
- Injuries and disease. In this case, it is physical stress, but you may feel it in your emotions as well.
- Chronic health issues, mainly if they cause a limitation or affect your quality of life.
- Health problems in your family or a recent loss of a family member
- Changes in your immediate family, such as recent marriage or having kids
- Not having time to complete your schedule or being against the clock
- Holy basil: Used for mood support in Ayurveda tradition and particularly helpful for depression and anxiety
- Chamomile: One of the best insomnia natural remedies. It soothes the body and mind, especially in hot infusions.
- Lavender: An excellent herb for stress relief, either as an essential oil or in oral administration.
- Lemon Balm: Induces calmness in people under chronic stress. Thus, it is an excellent stress management tool.
- Passion Flower: A powerful anxiety reliever used before surgery and in patients with attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder
- Withania: An alternative treatment that reduces stress hormone levels and works as a supplementary sleep aid
- Ginger: A potent spice that normalizes your serotonin levels and provides sustainable mood support
- Bacopa: Used in Ayurveda medicine to treat anxiety and some types of epilepsy disorders.
- Magnesium: Particularly useful in patients with panic attacks and phobias. It has been tested in generalized anxiety disorder.
- B complex: Improves cognitive performance and relieves depression symptoms in case of B vitamin deficiency.
- Tryptophan: An essential nutrient that converts into the neurotransmitter serotonin, which is critical for emotional health
- L-theanine: An excellent stress relief nutrient that modulates brain excitation in stressful situations
- Exercising regularly: Exercise is a reliable stress management method. It relieves tension while releasing endorphins in the middle of the session.
- Staying clean of substances: Staying clean from tobacco, alcohol, and drugs can also help you reduce cravings and a stressful withdrawal syndrome.
- Mindfulness and meditation: An essential practice to maintain your emotional health and stay in the present moment.
Yes, we do have increasing causes of stress and anxiety in our modern world. But you also have more than enough methods, nutrients, and lifestyle recommendations to counter this influence.
For example, if you need to control your anxiety during the day, you have our Calm & Clear Herbal tea, a blend infusion with ginger, withania, rose petals, and fennel.
You can also consume Calm & Clear as a herbal tonic to clear your mind and improve your cognition. It has Withania and Bacopa, but also Gotu Kola, Codonopsis, and Skullcap.
Relax & Unwind is an excellent tea if you’re about to go to sleep. It contains Chamomile, Lavender, Holy Basil, Lime flowers, Lemon balm, and Passionflower.
When you’re using these natural blends, remember that herbs and nutrients are safer but require constant use to experience for yourself their true potential.
“The human body has been designed to resist an infinite number of changes and attacks brought about by its environment. The secret of good health lies in successful adjustment to changing stresses on the body.” – Harry J. Johnson
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