Ways to Relieve Stress


Stress is something which disturbs you not just mentally but also physically and takes you to serious consequences about your health. This article would help you a lot in knowing the way to relieve your stress and depression. Here are a few tips, follow them and enjoy a stress-free healthy life:

Take Deep Breaths:

Taking deep breaths help you in releasing your stress as it makes your blood pressure normal and feel you better. Therefore, whenever you feel stressed taka a small break. Start inhaling through your nose deeply. Keep on breathing deeply for some time. It will counter your stress by slowing your heartbeat and lowering your blood pressure.

Think Positive:

There is a saying, “Try to be glass half full instead of glass half empty.”

We don’t praise things we have rather we are always complaining rather than appreciating what do we have.

If you want to lead a life without being stressed then you must look for positivity in life and appreciate what you have. Make writing habit and write the things that went well, at the end of each day. This habit will fill your life with positivity.

Embrace What You Feel:

Don’t push your emotions behind. Express and embrace your emotions regardless the fact either they are positive or negative. Also, make express in front of others what you do feel. Adopt some activities like singing or writing.

Sleep Adequately:

You should get enough sleep. If you don’t sleep for at least 6-8 hours a day, you may get more stressed by getting fatigued and restless. It may also make you irritated. Proper sleep refreshes your mind and body.

Avoid People Who Cause Stress To You:

This is one of the very important measures you should take in order to get rid of stress. People, who cause stress in your life, avoid them. Minimize the time you spend with them and gradually end the relationship.

Do Exercise:

Exercising does not always mean to do with weights or stretches. You may walk, run or swim. It gives you immediate relief from stress. It makes the blood move fast in your body. This way endorphins are released and make your mood better immediately.

Interact With People:

This is one of the best tools for relieving your stress to spend time with your social network. Meet people and have conversation with them. Exchange your opinions with them on some contemporary affair.

Meet only those people who want to encourage you such as your parents, close friends etc. Don’t let others ruin your mood. Make your connection strong with your close relations. Laughing with them is the finest stress reliever.

In the beginning if you don’t want to meet people,. You may start from having conversations over telephone.

Accept The Things You Can’t Change:

If you are stressed because of the things you are stressed of but you can’t make them change, then you must accept them. It is not always possible to change difficult and unpleasant situations. Accept them and concentrate upon the things you can change.

Go out door with friends:

Go outside, take deep breaths and fill your lungs with fresh air. Enjoy a walk along with friends and enjoy the scenery of outside world. It may sometimes help you fantastically in relieving stress.

Make time for your favorite activity:

Everybody have some interests or hobbies. You also must be having. Make sometime for yourself and get engaged in activities you feel comfortable and happy with. (such as riding, singing, writing, knitting, dancing, swimming, watching movie etc.)



About the author

Alina Awan

I am an educationist, a developer and a chief blogger here at I write to accommodate my readers with healthy tips covering all aspects of their lives hoping that they will help them to wade through the ways to survive life and live to tell about it. I cherish reading and experiencing the words. I am a born leader and I never believe in giving up. I believe in “Stand for what is right, even it means standing alone” Follow me on instagram @alinaawan58