Published on February 25, 2023
Small Steps, Big Changes: How to Build Healthy Habits That Stick
We know that building healthy habits can be challenging-but it’s also something that’s essential for long-term health and well-being. Whether you’re trying to eat healthier, exercise more, or reduce stress, building healthy habits takes time, effort, and commitment.
But don’t worry, there’s good news: It is entirely possible and well worth the effort.
Before you dive in, it’s important to understand the science of habit formation. Habits are behaviors that we repeat regularly and automatically, often without conscious thought. We form habits through a process called “habituation,” which involves a cycle of cue, behavior, and reward. Over time, habits become ingrained in our brains and are more difficult to break.
So, how can you build healthy habits that stick? Here are some tips for setting and achieving goals:
Looking for a healthy habit to add to your routine? How about regular chiropractic care. Chiropractic adjustments may help keep your spine and nervous system functioning properly, reduce pain and inflammation, and improve overall well-being. By making care with us a regular part of your self-care routine, you might even help prevent future injuries.