What are Stress hormones? How can I reduce them?

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What are Stress hormones? How can I reduce them?

Adrenaline increases your heart rate, elevates your blood pressure and boosts energy supplies. Cortisol, the primary stress hormone, increases sugars (glucose) in the bloodstream, enhances your brain’s use of glucose and increases the availability of substances that repair tissues.

How can I reduce stress hormones?

  1. Get the Right Amount of Sleep. …
  2. Exercise, but Not Too Much. …
  3. Learn to Recognize Stressful Thinking. …
  4. Learn to Relax. …
  5. Have Fun. …
  6. Maintain Healthy Relationships. …
  7. Take Care of a Pet. …
  8. Be Your Best Self.
Adrenal issues — imbalances in the body’s stress hormones adrenaline and cortisol, and the precursor hormone DHEA — can cause a variety of symptoms that seem to be mental health-related, including depression, anxiety, and insomnia. … Daily fluctuations and imbalances can cause a mix of these symptoms.
Studies in humans have shown that caffeine increases cortisol and epinephrine at rest, and that levels of cortisol after caffeine consumption are similar to those experienced during an acute stress. Drinking coffee, in other words, re-creates stress conditions for the body.
Hoping this information helps you reduce your stress hormones.
May you move into the new year with more EASE!
Cheers to your health,
Paula

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