stress management

Malaysians are More Stressed than the Global Average. What About You?

Living in today’s society, you are bound to encounter things that will be stress-inducing either on a daily basis or occasionally. In a recent report by Regus, researchers found that Malaysians have a higher stress level at 63%. This is 10% higher than the global average stress level of 53%. That’s pretty high and most of the stress comes …

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5 Reasons Belly Dancing Is A Great Workout | 10 Locations to Learn From

Also referred to as Middle Eastern, Arabic and Oriental dance, belly dancing is an ancient and expressive form of movement that is performed during celebrations and rituals [1]. These days, despite it being stereotyped as a form of sensual entertainment, many women are learning this dance art because of its fitness and health benefits. Seeing superstars such as …

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Stressed Out? Try Drinking a Glass of Water

If you’re stressed out at work, you’re not alone. According to a survey conducted by Regus, a global workplace provider, about 70% of Malaysian employees suffer from stress-related illnesses. The study also revealed that 48% of Malaysians felt that their stress levels have risen and are sleeping less thanks to work concerns. There are plenty …

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Emotional Freedom Technique: Can Tapping on Your Face Relieve Stress?

Could tapping on various points in your body pave your way to better health? That’s what Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) practitioners believe in. According to them, there are blockages in our meridian systems leading to a disruption in our energy fields. That’s the reason we suffer from negative effects to our physical and mental health. In …

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Does Tongkat Ali Really Work? Read What Science Says

Malaysian men love tongkat ali, claiming the herb gives them more energy and helps them perform better in the bedroom. It’s so popular that you’ll find tongkat ali drinks and supplements in almost every supermarket and can choose to get your dose of the “Malaysian ginseng” in the form of cappuccinos, tea, energy drinks, pills, and even …

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How to Scientifically Survive FIFA World Cup 2014 with Little Sleep

Come 14th June, non-football fans (do they even exist in this country?) should start observing their fellow colleagues, classmates and friends. As the days pass, you will notice signs and symptoms of Fifasleeplessnitis, a mildly dangerous illness that’ll strike most football followers. Symptoms include severe crankiness, panda eyes, and dozing off by the water cooler. …

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The Best Medicine for Work Stress: Laughter Yoga

Working together is not easy. You’ll probably come across conflicts and misunderstandings. You may have to deal with petty people, people who intimidate you, and people you just can’t get around to liking. You’ll be stuck in tense situations where people are taking themselves way too seriously, and don’t know what to do with yourself. …

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