Healthy Lifestyle

903 WordsMar 5, 20144 Pages
With the stresses of school such as, tests, time management, and deadlines, a healthy lifestyle is vital to a student. It is not easy to get a perfect score on a test, or even an A for that matter, depending on level of difficulty, and it is not easy to take on the burden of responsibility that rests on a student such as a job might interfere with a school deadline. Not only is the academic part of school stressful, but the social aspect is as well. Image is everything to a high school or middle school student and competing with academics, the social life sometimes takes precedence in a student’s life. However, there needs to be a balance in those areas. A healthy lifestyle in school is important because your habits can affect one’s school…show more content…
This relates back to eating a nutritional breakfast. Not only will the habit of not eating a healthy breakfast, or even eating breakfast at all, it will also influence a student’s attitude. If a student intakes a breakfast such as waffles with maple syrup, this is mostly bread and sugar. This can cause a sugar drop if the person continues to eat sugar throughout the day, and completely cancels out the breakfast that was intended to feed the brain. When a sugar drop occurs, the person is emotionally brought to a high peak where, depending on the person, they are extremely happy, then when the unexpected sugar drop happens, emotionally a person is brought down to their lowest point, and sadness can occur, or crying randomly. This is not good for a student in college who needs to perform their best with studies. Self esteem is how a person views his/her value, whether that is outward appearance, work ethic, or value compared to someone else. A person’s self-esteem is their choice, however, it can be heavily influenced by outside sources such as media and unhealthy eating habits. If a student sits around all day, every day playing video games and eating Lays Potato Chips, with no exercise, it is only fair to conclude they are going to be overweight. The body cannot handle that for a long period of time without having any effects. After this happens, the student will be unhappy about what he/she looks like and the

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