Mental and physical fitness are the foundation of a healthy lifestyle. An individual body mass index, agility, endurance, flexibility and overall body strength are indications of this physical fitness. Nutrition and human health are two sides of the same coin. Proper nutrition along with physical exercises keeps an individual healthy by maintaining his strength and body mass index. The endurance to diseases and the ability to fight them comes from the person’s diet and exercise. A mentally healthy person would never get depressed or experience any anxiety attacks.
Healthy Mind Results in a Healthy Body!
Mental health determines how we think, and how we act in the face of troubles. The choices we make result in our actions. Our mental health determines what types of choices we make and our physical health converts our choices into actions. Thus, a healthy mind results in a healthy body. A healthy mind also enables us to cope with stress in our daily lives. It also enables us to control our feelings, emotions and behavior. Our behavior determines our likability by the public and by making we sure that we have a healthy mind; we can change our society’s opinion about us. An active mind can help us realize opportunities in our surroundings and help us act accordingly to achieve the best we can with the provided opportunities.
The right combination of a balanced diet, fitness routines and mental exercises through mental games can have an overall developmental effect on our body. This development in our health would maintain a balance of blood cells in our body that in turn could fight off commonly occurring diseases. Our improved immunity to diseases is mainly due to the balanced white blood cells count. A proper diet ensures pure blood flow and effective exercises strengthen our muscles for hard work.