Wednesday, April 27, 2011
How To Boost Your Energy Using Natural Remedies
Studies have shown that 8 out of 10 people in the United States suffer from low energy or sluggishness during some part of the day. While some would say that the best way to get a burst of energy is to drink a cup of coffee or drink one of those small bottles of “energy” you hear about on TV and radio – the best way to increase your energy is to do so naturally. Try these natural remedies to get you through the day with more resilience and energy.
•Back away from the caffeine – I know I am guilty of this also – but the reality is that cup of Java in the morning really cause you to be even more sluggish later and dehydrates you which causes you to feel tired instead.
*Increase your water consumption – Our brain and bodies are made up of 70% water! So when we are drinking water it is like putting fuel in our tanks! 6 to 8 glasses of water will help maintain your energy levels!
•Healthy Snacks – it is always good to snack throughout the day on health snacks that are no more than 200 calories. Snacks like apples and peanut butter, raisins and nut, hummus and veggies, turkey wrap, are all low call high energy snacks
•Yes, Multi- Vitamins do work – find a good multi-vitamin that has 100% of the daily allowances needed and/or supplements. B2 and B6 help with maintaining energy and is an enzyme that helps with maintaining energy.
•Get More Oxygen – oxygen is a great way to increase your energy. Here a technique that will work for you. It is called alternative oxygen breathing. Take your finger and place over your left nostril breathe in hold for five seconds then breathe out slowly, then do it on the other side. Doing this simple breathing exercise will help refresh and energize.
•Fifteen Minutes - If you go to bed 15 minutes earlier it will make a difference in your energy level plus you could use the extra rest!
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