Well-Being This Week: Eating well to support mental health

Thursday, July 7, 2022
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Each week, eJournal highlights a wellness resource to bring attention to the helpful organizations, articles and websites that are available for members or anyone who may need assistance.

It has long been apparent that what you eat affects more than just your physical health. Studies have found that nutrient-rich healthy diets can help with symptoms of depression, anxiety and stress. Unhealthy diets that are full of inflammation causing sugars and processed foods have been linked to an increased risk of dementia or stroke and poor mood regulation. For more on the impact your diet can have on your mental health, click here.

Find additional wellness resources on the MBA's Health & Well-Being page, including newly added Trauma resources.