How to Stay Physically, Mentally, and Emotionally Healthy During the Pandemic

The coronavirus has upended our lives significantly, bringing with it new levels of stress and anxiety. Because of this, it’s important to keep your mind and body strong during this time. To assist you in practicing good self-care through the pandemic and beyond, here are some insights into fitness options, home workout tips, and meditation resources to get you through the global crisis we’re facing.

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Home Workouts and Online Classes for Better Physical Fitness

Regular exercise has been shown to boost your immune system, so sticking with a fitness routine is critical to staying healthy. If you’re still uncomfortable with in-person, it may be time to set up a home yoga space or gym.

● You can build a terrific home gym, even when watching your spending.
● Invest in some gear for in-home Pilates sessions.
● You can explore online opportunities to practice yoga at home.
Bodyweight exercises are another great way to stay in shape.

Self-Care Strategies for Improved Mental and Emotional Health

In the face of COVID-19, many individuals are dealing with mental health concerns like anxiety, chronic stress, and depression. With so much uncertainty ahead, you can navigate this more easily by making self-care and your emotional health a priority.

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● If you’re feeling anxious about the coronavirus, add some healthy coping strategies to your health regimen.
Address household issues that might be contributing to your stress levels, like clutter and negativity.
● Make self-care an important part of your everyday life, especially during challenging times.
● Consider looking to meditation apps to help you relax and focus.

We don’t know how long the pandemic will last, or what changes are ahead. What we do know and what we do have control over is how we take care of ourselves, physically, emotionally and spiritually. Let the above resources help you out along the way. You may even find new habits you can carry with you indefinitely.

Blog post by Amy Collett