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How To Gain Self Esteem  -  Maintaining Good Health To Gain Self Esteem

Maintaining a healthy state of being is important for gaining self esteem. If you're not happy with your health or physical shape then it can have a damaging impact on your self esteem.

This is actually often over-looked by many who are striving to gain self esteem yet the benefits are twofold. It goes without saying that maintaining a stable diet and getting regular exercise is important for your health, at the same time if you feel physically fit and healthy then you'll naturally gain self esteem and confidence in yourself.

The following are a few options you should consider for maintaining a healthy state of being and gaining self esteem and confidence.

Reduce sugary and fatty foods

Assess your food intake and ask yourself what steps you can take to improve your overall health through food intake. No-ones asking you to do a complete u-turn and and live of vegetables and sushi but you'll be surprised the small measures you can take that make a difference.

* Cut out or at least reduce intake of sugary drinks and replace them with water and natural juices

* Reduce your intake of foodstuffs which are high in saturated fat, leave no stone unturned, sometimes a simple switch from the oils you fry with can make a considerable difference

Healthy snacking alternatives

This is such a simple change but over-looked by many. Again assess the foodstuffs you snack on, are they damaging your overall health? You don't have to completely remove these from your diet but consciously being aware is the first step! Instead of snacking on crisps, chocolates, cakes and so on try replacing them with fruits, nuts, berries, seeds and such like.

* These snacking alternatives will provide the body much needed fuel throughout the day leaving you feeling less fatigued and more energetic

Increase whole grains in your diet

Fatty and sugary foodstuffs are more targeted towards weight loss although will still promote a healthy state of being overall. Grains are more of an option for providing more fuel for the body, meaning you feel the urge to snack less often and refrain from over-eating and should definitely be considered as an option for improving your health and gaining self esteem.

* Replace starchy white bread with wheat or more natural alternatives

*Replace white rice with brown rice

Those are just a couple of options for your dietary needs and maintaining a healthier state of being. See how a few simple adjustments in our diet can have a big impact overall. Remember eating healthy doesn't necessarily mean consuming foodstuffs that aren't tasty! Get out of that consumerism mindset and make the changes you require for improved health and gaining self esteem and confidence in yourself.

Exercise

Maintaining a stable diet and retaining a good physique is important for improving self esteem but don't forget to increase your physical activity and engage in exercise regularly. Much as making a few simple changes in your diet and food intake, exercising regularly need not be a torturous process. There's no need to run a marathon, just engage in a few activities that you feel comfortable with.

* Engage in activities you enjoy such as swimming, mountain biking or even just a walk around your local park constitutes exercise

Gaining self esteem takes effort and is very much a personal journey. Maintain a healthy state of being is just one of many things you should take into consideration when learning how to gain self esteem. In essence you want to feel good and confident in yourself, if you feel good it will reflect in your confidence.


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