The Business of Self-care

Stress is one of the leading factors that can negatively influence self-care. Stress is defined by Hans Selye, MD as “the rate of wear and tear in the human machinery that accompanies any vital activity and, in a sense, parallels the intensity of life.” It can affect the functions of the brain. Additional studies have suggested that stress in the absence of Self-care can increase the risk of conditions like obesity, heart disease, Alzheimer’s disease, diabetes, etc. The business of self-care and stress requires that a foundation of balance is applied.… Read More The Business of Self-care