Skip to Content
Home > Patients & Visitors > Health Library > Ways To Reduce Stress
In addition to meditation, progressive muscle relaxation,
and breathing exercises to relieve stress, you might try these other therapies.
Ways to relax your mind
Ways to relax your body
people use herbal supplements such as
St. John's Wort, and
chamomile to relieve stress symptoms such as anxiety
insomnia. 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.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerPatrice Burgess, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerSteven Locke, MD - Psychiatry
Current as ofNovember 14, 2014
Current as of:
November 14, 2014
Patrice Burgess, MD - Family Medicine & Steven Locke, MD - Psychiatry
To learn more about Healthwise, visit Healthwise.org.
© 1995-2015 Healthwise, Incorporated. Healthwise, Healthwise for every health decision, and the Healthwise logo are trademarks of Healthwise, Incorporated.
Feeling under the weather?
Use our interactive symptom checker to evaluate your symptoms and determine appropriate action or treatment.
Our interactive Decision Points guide you through making key health decisions by combining medical information with your personal information.
You'll find Decision Points to help you answer questions about:
Get started learning more about your health!
Our Interactive Tools can help you make smart decisions for a healthier life. You'll find personal calculators and tools for health and fitness, lifestyle checkups, and pregnancy.
Send Us Your Feedback
North Kansas City Hospital