In addition to meditation, progressive muscle relaxation, and breathing exercises, you might try these other ways to relieve stress.
Some people use herbal supplements such asvalerian,kava,gingko,St. John's Wort, andchamomileto relieve stress symptoms such as anxiety andinsomnia.But supplements like these can be sold with limited or no research on how well they work. Talk with your doctor if you are taking supplements, especially if you have another health condition.
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ByHealthwise Staff Primary Medical Reviewer Patrice Burgess, MD, FAAFP - Family Medicine Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine Specialist Medical Reviewer Christine R. Maldonado, PhD - Behavioral Health
Current as ofDecember 7, 2017
Current as of:
December 7, 2017
Patrice Burgess, MD, FAAFP - Family Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Christine R. Maldonado, PhD - Behavioral Health
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