If you think you are afraid of public speaking , you are not alone. However this blog might help you think again. Is it really the public and the speaking you are afraid of or is it really something deeper you have been avoiding admitting you yourself?
What is Valentine’s day really all about? Love, you will tell me. I might agree. But to whom this love is directed, is another matter. What can we learn from self care that can benefit our relationship with our loved ones?
Though not dangerous, Tinnitus, can be very annoying, isolating and affect sleep for those who suffer with it. This year Tinnitus week runs from the 4th to the 10th Feb 2019. Tinnitus week Therefore I thought I would share with you 3 things that might improve the condition and also what else I do to … [Read more…]
Goal setting is very different to setting New Year resolutions. In most cases, a goal (unless you are talking football) is specific, measurable and timed, a New Year resolution rarely is. Yours may already be a distant past. If it isn’t then well done, you have lasted longer than many. I am not a great … [Read more…]
Back pain and the 3 areas to consider to get long term relief
Last month’s mental health awareness week, mentioned stress as being a key factor. You can take their stress test below my take on it. And for people who really want to get a better work life balance, a good sleep and deal with their feeling of overwhelm, I run 20 steps to beat stress workshops. … [Read more…]
I caught up on BBC iplayer, with the programme called ‘the truth about stress’ . This continues the theme of my previous post. The programme is well worth watching, in the next 10 days if you haven’t already seen it. http://www.bbc.co.uk/…/e…/p04yy2n4/the-truth-about-12-stress It has lots of information about the science behind it all. It will give … [Read more…]
I just heard on the radio as I was shopping, that April is, pet care awareness month. I thought it was stress awareness month! May be this is actually the same after all. Is awareness the only common denominator? You may think pets and stress have nothing in common. Other than the word ‘awareness’, but … [Read more…]
April is stress awareness month. Mind, the mental health charity, have a free guide that might help you or someone you know. They are also looking for volunteers to take part in a study. Don’t be a fool by putting up with stress and anxiety! If you know someone suffering from stress then you can … [Read more…]
Spring has come, this is the natural way of life. Change though natural, normal and vital, is something we humans struggle with. We often fight change and want to keep things the same to help us feel secure. But this is a topic for another post. With the change in season, we become more susceptible … [Read more…]