Depression and anxiety symptoms often tend to overlap, especially in the older population, leading to an under-diagnosis of anxiety. However, treatment for the two disorders can be different - that's why it's important to accurately diagnose and assess these disorders in older adults.
Practicing yoga and meditation regularly can help us reduce stress and anxiety in our lives. This yoga flow is primarily designed for stress relief, and these poses help alleviate the symptoms and side effects of anxiety and stress.
Stress and anxiety are a part of life, especially if you are busy with a career and family. We all have ways to relieve stress but some may not be possible at all hours of the day (yes, I see you with that glass of wine in your hand!). A great way to combat stress and anxiety is the practice of yoga. There are many poses that not only help your body release tension, but your mind to settle down as well.
Stress is at the heart of and a leading factor in many chronic diseases, medical conditions, accidents, mental and emotional disorders and disturbances. Yoga has been studied for its beneficial effects on stress and anxiety. 13 Yoga Poses for Stress Relief [Infographic]