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Regular exercise may help ease depression and anxiety by: Releasing feel-good endorphins, natural cannabis-like brain chemicals (endogenous cannabinoids) and other natural brain chemicals that can enhance your sense of well-being Taking your mind off worries so you can get away from the cycle of negative thoughts that feed depression. In one 2005 study conducted by researchers at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 30 minutes of moderately intense exercise five days a week reduced symptoms of depression by. Research has shown that exercise is an effective but often underused treatment for mild to moderate depression. In addition, exercise outside (with the appropriate sun protection) can help boost. While any amount of exercise can help relieve the symptoms of depression, regular exercise is best.
Some types of exercise may be more beneficial than others. Aerobic workouts are. Adults who exercise regularly report lower levels of depressive and anxiety disorders than the overall U.S. population. 2 As a therapeutic intervention, exercise has been studied primarily in.
Along with the physical and psychological effects of exercise, a structured exercise program helps those with depression by giving purpose and structure to the day. Exercising. Brain-derived neurotrophic factor, a chemical that promotes brain health and memory, is also reduced in depression, and exercise has been found to elevate levels of this neurotransmitter.
Exercise may improve depression treatment Exercise is not a cure for mental health issues, and depression itself can be an obstacle to getting enough physical activity. The improvement in brain function makes you feel better. “In people who are depressed, neuroscientists have noticed that the hippocampus in the brain—the region that helps regulate mood—is smaller. Exercise supports nerve cell growth in the hippocampus, improving nerve cell connections, which helps relieve depression.
Timing is everything. Exercise at a time of day that is most convenient. Do not exercise on a full or empty stomach or just before you go to bed. People with depression often suffer from insomnia, and night time exercise can leave you feeling energized when you want to sleep.
If possible, exercise.
List of related literature:
|from Textbook of Natural Medicine E-Book|
|from Exercise Is Medicine: How Physical Activity Boosts Health and Slows Aging|
|from The Psychology of Exercise: Integrating Theory and Practice|
|from Chronic Illness and Disability: Principles for Nursing Practice|
|from Alters and Schiff Essential Concepts for Healthy Living|
|from Selecting Effective Treatments: A Comprehensive, Systematic Guide to Treating Mental Disorders|
|from Power of Reinforcement, The|
|from Coping With Trauma: Hope Through Understanding|
|from The Language of Emotions: What Your Feelings Are Trying to Tell You|
|from Cancer Rehabilitation: Principles and Practice|