“Have you ever felt stressed?”
The answer is very probably a resounding “yes”. At the best of times Hong Kong is a stressful city, but with natural disasters like the Japanese tsunami impacting people we know and work with, there is naturally an increase in feelings of helplessness and of anxiety about our own future.
Stress manifests itself in many ways and if you are experiencing anxiety, it may manifest in anxious feelings, anxious thoughts and physical symptoms. If you feel that stress may be effecting your life in a negative way, consider one of our Stress Solutions below.
- Breathe Right to Banish Stress – In this 7-minute video, Dr Jamieson guides viewers through a simple breathing exercise to instantly relieve stress. Dr Jamieson clearly explains how adjusting the O2:CO2 ratio counters the ‘fight or flight’ stress response in the body, so leading to a calmer state of being.Watch the video.
- Therapy Tips – In these short videos, practice psychotherapist Dr Sharmeen Shroff explains how she provides practical solutions for people feeling overwhelmed with stress. Watch the videos
- You are What you Eat – Dr Susan Jamieson has studied nutritional therapies in Australia and recommends high-dose Vitamin Bs and magnesium which are especially soothing for the nervous system. Whilst fresh green vegetables and cereals are the best food sources for these nutrients, the Practice imports state-of-the-art supplements from all over the world.One of these supplements, Heartgems, is laser energized and so effective that it increases ‘happy hormones’ within the brain within three days. Even though this is not a drug but a vitamin supplement, its efficacy has been scientifically proven. These non-drug supplements can be bought from our nurse without an appointment.