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mastering the art of managing health alongside studies

By Sara hassnain | 15 oct 2023

Picture this: You, the valiant student, standing at the crossroads of health and studies, armed with textbooks in one hand and a smoothie in the other. Balancing these two realms may seem daunting, but fear not, brave adventurer! We totally understand that embarking on a journey of higher education is like running a marathon, it requires endurance, focus, and a well-balanced approach. However, it’s crucial to remember that success isn’t solely determined by academic achievements; your health and well-being are equally important. So, let’s lace up our running shoes and explore some exhilarating strategies to conquer the challenging terrain of managing your health while excelling in your studies.

Study break dance parties

Who says studying has to be all serious and sedentary? Supercharge your study breaks with impromptu dance parties! When the stress starts building up, pump up the volume, let loose, and groove to your favorite tunes. Not only will it invigorate your mind and body, but dancing also releases endorphins, the natural mood boosters. So, shake away those study blues! 

Boys don’t worry, we’ve got something for you as well! Let’s turn your study breaks into fitness galas? Grab your textbooks, turn up the music, and transform your room into a wild dance floor. Busting out some moves while memorizing equations or historical dates will not only make studying enjoyable but also provide you with a unique workout experience. Remember, high-energy dance-offs are the key to academic success and killer abs!

Sleep your way to the top

This is the ultimate bedtime ritual of champions. You might have heard the phrase “sleep is for the weak,” but in reality, it’s the secret weapon of champions! Prioritize your precious sleep hours by establishing a bedtime ritual fit for greatness. Create a soothing ambiance in your bedroom, unwind with a good book or calming music, and banish electronic devices at least an hour before bedtime. By embracing quality sleep, you’ll awaken with a rejuvenated mind and a sharper focus to conquer the challenges that lie ahead.

The "Naptime Olympics"

Napping is an art form, my friend, and you’re about to become the master. Challenge yourself to power naps of varying lengths and see how quickly you can recharge your brain. Time yourself, create a scorecard, and award yourself imaginary medals for the most refreshing naps (I know it sounds weird but trust me, it’s some real time fun). Who said napping couldn’t be an Olympic sport? You’re aiming for gold in the Napping 100m!

Fueling for Success

Nutrition plays a vital role in supporting your brainpower and overall health. Opt for a well-balanced diet rich in fruits, vegetables, whole grains, lean proteins, and healthy fats. Keep nutritious snacks like fruits, nuts, and yogurt readily available for quick and convenient fuel during study sessions. Remember, nourishing your body with the right foods will enhance your cognitive abilities and keep you energized throughout the day.

Stay Hydrated

Drink plenty of water to stay hydrated throughout the day. Dehydration can negatively impact your concentration and cognitive function. Keep a water bottle nearby during study sessions and exams to remind yourself to drink regularly. And don’t forget to avoid excessive caffeine and sugary treats, as they can lead to energy crashes and decreased concentration. I can understand the ones surviving exam season on chai and coffee solely but guys we need to bring about a little change? At least we can try?

Give Yourself Some Time

Breaks are essential to prevent burnout and maintain productivity. Schedule short breaks every hour or so during study sessions to give your mind a rest. Exams can be stressful, but managing stress is crucial for your overall well-being. Engage in stress-relieving activities such as deep breathing exercises and  meditation. Find what works best for you to relax your mind and alleviate stress.

As you traverse the exhilarating path of managing health alongside your studies, remember that this journey is a unique opportunity for growth and self-discovery. Embrace the excitement and joy that comes with harmonizing these two aspects of your life. By incorporating movement, infusing healthy habits with fun, and surrounding yourself with support, you’ll create a symphony of success. So, let your health and studies dance together in perfect harmony, and watch as you flourish in both realms.


Author: Sara Hussain
Proofreader: Muhammad Ammad Khalid


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Published: 15 October 2023
Last Updated: 15 October 2023
Written by Sara Hussain