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Sleep, Stress, and Weight Loss

Sleep is intricately tied to health and to weight loss, but perhaps in a way you didn’t realize. Besides adding to stress, depression and irritability, poor sleep habits have been linked to obesity, diabetes, reduced growth hormone release and increased … Continue reading

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Trouble Losing Weight: Pick your Poison

I’m sure I don’t have to convince you that stress is harmful to your health. An article in the Huffington Post said it this way: “Stress is a factor in five out of the six leading causes of death — … Continue reading

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Healthy Living: A Unique Way to Relieve Stress

There are many ways to manage and relieve stress including meditation, prayer, EFT and other types of energy medicine, exercise, reading and deep breathing. Stress is dangerous because we know it impacts our health so powerfully in a negative way … Continue reading

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Break the Stress Cycle and Lose Weight More Easily

It’s a well-documented fact that stress can cause you to gain weight.  The simple act of stressing over anything triggers a reaction in your brain and your body. Stress hormones like cortisol are released, and your body may crave comfort … Continue reading

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