About Stress & Anxiety

Stress and anxiety, both are mental health issue which interfere the daily life routines. But at some point this may be serious issues. If left untreated it may lead to serious complications so care should be taken in the beginning itself.

Many people experience stress and anxiety from time to time in their life. Anxiety is feeling of fear, worry or uneasiness. Stress is what makes you feel frustrated and irritated. Let's know in detail about stress and anxiety!

What to you Understand by Stress?

Stress is defined as the response to stimuli that affects the mental and physical equilibrium of the individuals. It makes you feel threatened which disturbs the psychological balance to a huge extent. As our lives are filled with deadlines, issues, hassles and a lot of things. We remain totally preoccupied with various things due to which our mind is not able to relax and take rest. Which disturbs the balance of the body and leads to stress. The major causes of stress are given below.

What are Major Causes of Stress?

The major causes of stress are as follows:-

  • Lack of sleep
  • Working schedule
  • Some health related complications
  • Pregnancy
  • Death of close relatives or family members
  • Conflicts in professional lives
  • Professional competition
  • Financial problem
  • Social recognition
  • Insecurity

All these causes are the leading factors of stress. The level of stress may arise to such an extent that it may lead to several severe complications. The common symptoms are listed here under.

What are common Symptoms of Stress?

  • Unable to concentrate and focus
  • Optimistic attitude
  • Memory related disorders
  • Continuous worries and tension
  • Lack of judgmental capabilities
  • Short temperament
  • Irritation, feeling agitated
  • Isolated
  • Depression
  • Sleeping too much or too less
  • Eating a lot or very less
  • Nail biting
  • Nausea
  • Constipation
  • Dizziness

These are some of the common symptoms, which portray that an individual is under tremendous stress. Stress gives rise to some dangerous ailments like cardiac arrests, nervous breakdown, urinary disorders. These may even lead to death of the individuals.

What to You Understand by Anxiety?

If we talk about anxiety it is a serious mental disorder. There are several types of anxiety disorders including panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, generalized anxiety disorder and some specific phobias. People may face anxious situations in their life, it is a very common emotional experience. Anxiety may cause distress which may interfere person's ability to perform their tasks.

What are Symptoms of Anxiety?

  • Cold or sweaty hands or feet
  • Shortness of breath
  • Palpitation in Heart
  • Sleeping problems
  • Feeling of fear, uneasiness
  • Dry mouth
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness
  • Tremors
  • Muscle tension

What are Causes for Anxiety to happen?

There is no specific cause for anxiety to happen but it could be due to several factors including changes in brain and some environmental factors.

Is Ayurvedic Treatment Helpful for Stress and Anxiety?

Ayurveda is a natural science which believes in taking care of health naturally. People opt for ayurvedic treatment these days as natural supplements which are free from side effects and can be taken on regular basis.

Many herbal products are available at herbal stores claiming permanent cure for various health diseases. Buyers should have knowledge of authentic products.

Better consult an Ayurveda expert before using any natural supplement as dose varies as per the body constitution and severity of symptoms of any health condition. So it is always advised to see the doctor.

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  • Stay away from things which give you negative thinking.
  • Listen to music or that which is pleasant to mind.
  • Hang out with friends or family people to have fun. Avoid be isolated.
  • One can have habit of writing dairies when is all alone.
  • Prefer oats and high fiber rich diet.
  • Drink plenty of water.
  • Opt for fresh homemade food rather than junk or packed foods.
  • Practice yoga and meditation.