Perfect Stress

Perfect Stress

Ever felt like you pushed yourself so much that it actually affected your health, either physically or mentally? Adam Darrow – founder of the MyStressAlarm app – explains a simple way to find your perfect stress level so you can walk that fine line between being productive and overdoing it (triggering stress-related symptoms). With a mix of interesting interviews and bite-size monologues, we cover everything from what to consider when planning your day to taking calculated risks with your health to positioning yourself long term to sustain a high productivity level WHILE ALSO maintaining good work-life balance! Don't let stress get in the way of success! Episodes released Monday mornings.http://perfectstress.com | https://www.facebook.com/PerfectStress | https://www.mystressalarm.com

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January 17, 2022 11 min

On the long and uncertain journey to achieving your ambitious life goals, there are some things I find helpful in managing stress and keeping spirits high along the way.  Check out this week's episode to get my 2 cents on the topic.

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When it comes to motivation, I'm no Tony Robbins but I do know a thing or two.  You probably have an abundance of motivation already, but check out the episode and the links below for a little inspiration.

Links to inspirational videos I like:
https://youtu.be/t1Y1vyZ9nsI
https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=536894586440265&pnref=story
https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=686862814709307&pnref=story
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January 3, 2022 12 min

New Year's is a great time to reflect on your life, your goals, your progress.  But how often and in what manner do you reflect on those things? Tune in to hear my two cents on the topic.

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December 20, 2021 14 min

A quick recap of 2021 and a big thank you for listening!

*Please note that there will be no episode on December 27th so that I may recharge :)

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Daily intel of the situation on the "ground" allows you to make quick informed decisions about how you spend your energy.  This reactive approach, called chronic stress monitoring, helps you to avoid triggering stress-related symptoms, thus maximizing productivity in a sustainable way.  Along with proactive measures, you'll have a comprehensive stress management plan in place that will put you on the path to success!

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If you have a health issue (stress-related or not) and want to try the holistic route, where do you start?  I share my story and talk about my long-term vision for helping folks navigate the ever-expanding world of holistic services.

Big shout out to those living with IBD.  #Keephopealive

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When pursuing ambitious goals, it could seem overwhelming all the things that directly and indirectly go into being successful.  Proficiency at a detailed level and wash-rinse-repeat are what builds value.  Listen to get my two cents on the subject…

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Life goals are, by definition, ambitious.  It's what keeps us disciplined and motivated, and gives our lives purpose.  But to actually achieve those goals takes unwavering pursuit and perseverance in the face of known and unknown challenges, pitfalls and obstacles.  Listen to get my two cents on the subject...

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Of all the options out there to help with stress, until now there hasn't been something that directly addresses the fact that productivity and health are so interwoven, something that works with your innate qualities of unwavering drive and ambition to achieve your goals.  The MyStressAlarm app is based on a data-driven approach to stress management called chronic stress monitoring.  It's super easy and allows you to take c...

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Seasonal changes are a constant reminder of the continuous nature of time - something we don't have control over, and therefore, by definition, can increase stress.  My two cents on how to deal with seasonal changes and change in general over time.

https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/seasonal-affective-disorder

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November 1, 2021 14 min

Obstacles are inevitable as you pursue your goals.  I offer my two cents on an efficient way to approach obstacles no matter how overwhelming they may seem.

Allan Watts: What if money were no object > https://youtu.be/khOaAHK7efc


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As we go through life, our health/lifestyle decisions change to reflect our priorities/goals, as well as our chronological age.  In this episode, I explore the intricacies of making decisions using chronic stress monitoring and sustainability planning.

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We've all had times when expectations weren't met, either by someone you hired or who hired you.  Putting aside personality issues, I offer my two cents on how to avoid communication and other issues when working with others.

The MyStressAlarm app explained > https://youtu.be/aizdRbmU_RM

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There are probably common sense decisions/rules you can make preemptively to help smooth out your workload.  That, along with chronic stress monitoring, make for a comprehensive stress management strategy that's easy to stick to.

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Not all the affects of an injury are immediate or obvious.  Injuries, mental stress included, knock you out of equilibrium and have a ripple effect far beyond the initial pain point.

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Chronic stress monitoring coming to an app store near you.


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Me thinks meditation is the sophisticated way to take a break!  Listen in on my layman's version of what meditation is and why it's important to work into your daily routine.

Stephanie Lewis: https://livewellflow.com | https://www.pinterest.com/livewellflow


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I discuss how stress of living in a post-modern world may contribute to the trend of having multiple chronic conditions.  Is technology helping or hurting our quality of life?  It's not as easy an answer as you might think.

*Please note that there will be no episode on September 13 so that I may recharge :)

Articles cited:
https://www.cdc.gov/pcd/issues/2020/20_0130.htm
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3652717/

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Good mental posture is an important component to  maximizing productivity in a sustainable way.  Check out this week's episode for my two cents on this very important topic.

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Being able to manage your own stress doesn't have to mean being unavailable to others in need.  Check out this week's episode dealing with the news and the suffering around the world.

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