Understanding A Depressed State Of Mind (2 OF 4): How We Reach (Suicide) Bottom

I really hope that I can help others with my past experience, as a suicide survivor. If you are undergoing depression, my hope is for you to start seeing your life under a brighter, more positive light. And, If you are a family member or friend of a suicide victim, I hope that all of my … Continue reading Understanding A Depressed State Of Mind (2 OF 4): How We Reach (Suicide) Bottom

How Expectations Cause Stress and How To Manage It

It can be very difficult to manage stress when we are under the pressure of expectations.  We may stress out about the pressure that others put on us, but what I believe really makes us stressed out, leading us to even become sick, are the expectations that we put upon ourselves. As I have written before, it is … Continue reading How Expectations Cause Stress and How To Manage It

How Stress Affects Weight

It is true: Stress affects weight. So many people get upset with themselves because they do everything by the book when it comes to weight loss, and don't see results. They put so much effort into exercising every day, logging their foods, not eating too much and still, their weight either goes up or gets … Continue reading How Stress Affects Weight

How Stress Can Make You Sick

We all know that stress can make us sick, but nobody really talks about HOW. With this post, I will try to explain to you how stress may be affecting your body so that you can start becoming more self-aware and start making changes now,  for a healthier and happier you. Imagine that you are … Continue reading How Stress Can Make You Sick