Exercise can Heal you After Emotional BreakdownBy Harshita Sehgal - 6 April 2020
Heartbreaks are worse and sad and are an inevitable shock to the system. The truth is that having a broken heart sucks and it is going to be that way until you are healed. And do you know there are some productive ways to overcome that situation? Eating and drinking might make you feel good at the present moment but it does no good for you. Exercise is something that heals you internally so if you just had your breakup, go hit the gym and you might feel better. Here are the reasons that exercise help you heal after your emotional breakdown:
· It is a good way to spend free time
All those hours spend with your partner earlier are yours so why not utilize them for something good. One of the most common excuses for not doing exercise is having no time and now you have time so start working on yourself.
· It can help you control aggression
If you are angry because of heartbreak, use this anger for something better. Hit the gym and do a high-intensity workout, which will help you burn a lot of calories.
· Exercise helps you sleep better
While recovering from a breakup you might feel hard to sleep at nights and studies have shown a link between regular exercise and improved sleep patterns. When you do exercise, your body will become tired and you will fall asleep quickly.
· It will make you feel happier
Exercise release endorphins which makes you happy. The chemicals released from exercise might improve your brain environment as it will reduce stress and will also enhance your mood.
· It will force you to take care of yourself
We forget to look after ourselves after a breakup and exercise will do this for you. Just make sure you do it for your improvement and not to hurt yourself.
· It gives you time to think
Exercise can be a great form to escape from the outside world for certain time. It will give you space to process your thoughts. Exercising will provide you quiet and solitary time where you can make plans and systematically sort through problems.
With workout, you will become strong and confident. Once you feel strong physically, it will impact your emotional health as well.