No distractions. No work. No housework (unless you want to). Taking some time out for yourself to have fun or indulge is really important, and can help beat stress.
Or if that’s not for you, how about getting moving? Ten minutes of active walking a day helps because physical and mental health are connected. 40% of problems that can cause people to need more care when they get older could be avoided by a healthier lifestyle.
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