Serotonin: Meet Your Happy Chemicals

Positive thinking triggers a release of Serotonin. This is often referred to as the “Happy Chemical.” This key hormone, stabilizes our mood, feelings of well-being, happiness and impacts our entire body. It enables brain cells and other nervous system cells to communicate with each other. Serotonin also helps with sleeping, eating, and digestion.

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Cortisol Levels and Weight Gain, Cortisol, Stress Hormone

Cortisol is your body’s main stress hormone. High cortisol levels may be associated with increased appetite and weight gain. To combat weight gain you need to keep a check on your cortisol levels and try effective methods that include exercising, practicing mindful eating, ensuring sufficient sleep, and practicing meditation to help reduce cortisol levels.

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