Steps for a Healthy Heart: Managing Stress Effectively

To manage stress and promote a healthy heart:

  1. Exercise regularly to improve cardiovascular health, control weight, and reduce the physical response to stress. Aim for 10,000-12,000 steps daily.
  2. Explore relaxation techniques like deep breathing, meditation, and yoga to lower blood pressure and heart rate.
  3. Engage in enjoyable activities such as listening to music, reading, or pursuing hobbies to redirect attention from stress.
  4. Get 7 to 9 hours of quality sleep each night to support overall well-being and stress management.
  5. Connect with supportive family and friends through calls or video chats for emotional support.
  6. Implement helpful strategies to improve sleep quality and ensure restful nights.

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