This website is intended for an Australian and New Zealand audience who are interested in acromegaly
This website is intended for an Australian and New Zealand audience who are interested in acromegaly

How can I improve my sleeping habits?

What are the benefits of relaxation?

  • Lowered stress levels
  • Reduced levels of fatigue
  • Takes your mind off other problems
  • Helps you deal with difficult emotions
  • Helps you feel good and more in control of your situation

Relaxation techniques*

  • Meditation
  • Yoga
  • Mindfulness (being in the moment)
  • Tai Chi
  • Music therapy
  • Massage
  • Progressive muscle relaxation

*Consider joining a local class or group to learn about these relaxation techniques. There are also many medication and relaxation technique programmes you can download, buy on CD or DVD, or watch for free on the Internet.


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