Thursday, November 28, 2013
Take care of your car and your car will take care of you. Take care of yourself and you will feel better and live longer. It is easy to overlook small problems with your vehicle and your body. People often joke about turning up the radio louder to cover a strange noise coming from the engine. Similarly people joke about getting old and take on a fatalistic attitude towards their health and wellness. Strange symptoms like a noise or a pain can be signs of underlying problems. However, many people choose to ignore problems until they become emergencies. This can lead to difficult and upsetting circumstances. Responsible adults seek out quality auto repair in Houston before their car has any problems. Most people enjoy having the power to choose who will work on their vehicle. Responsible people also make time to take care of themselves before they ever feel any symptoms of sickness for the same reason.
A Well Running Car Is a Peaceful Mind
Taking care of your car is taking care of your health and well being. Imagine your car breaking down in the middle of the road on your drive to work. The stress of being stuck in the middle of the road alone is enough to cause major havoc in your body. Your heart will hammer with increased force and rapidity as stress hormones such as cortisol and adrenaline start pumping through your veins. The stress response prepares your body for physical action. Neither fighting nor running away will work in this situation. However, you might be pumped up enough to push yourself and your car out of harm’s way. Either way this is a completely avoidable and terribly stressful situation that is damaging to your car as well as your physical and mental state of peace and health.
Avoid Emergency Situations with Proper Maintenance
Happy people truly care about themselves. Think of your relationship to yourself like a relationship with another person. How well do you treat yourself? Do you take the time to make sure you avoid emergency situations? Making time for auto repair in Houston and physical activity are two easy ways to make you happier and more satisfied with life.
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