Indeed there are some things we can achieve living an active life and in most cases at the cost of being stressful. Of course there are some people who are the exception to it, and those are those who learnt the art to cope up with day-to-day stresses and know how to live life cherishingly.
Indeed there is not denial that stress is an emotional alignment, which is related to psychological aspect but it can capably causes the physical effects like slowing metabolism, weakening immunity, derailing sleep, distressing dietary habits and eventually digestive system, making one more prone to cause various of other health alignment. And in case of psychological alignments like feeling of incompetence, inferiority, giving up and sometime block out ways to live life. Though there are many psychological therapies and treatment availed to cure most of these and in most cases psychoanalysis works fine. But for maintaining great mental health and serenity, medication is best ways so far, and following are the reason why:
Mood restoration: There is the it the reason why nature add made an inevitable habit to get sleep, no matter which living creature you take in context well the ideal is to rejuvenate the entire system with a basic mechanism that can help restore to the default state of mind and body. Now we all sleep, which is basic thing that make us able to deal with a day and for pro achievements you can also meditate. Mediation basically channelize all your energy and mainly focus to the more calmer side which not only give you more calmer approach of life but it can also make it more than sleeping most of the time. Though sleep is still eminent but meditation gives you extra edge. In most realistic sense meditation does not take one away from the problems of life, rather it helps us face them with our full capacity.
Dilute Mental Pressures: Indeed stress are of different types and affects in more or less level to a person, and much like stresses distracting factors can also cause struggle in dealing with stress and its other signs and forms. Distractions can be of many kind and most of them are from tangible situation, physical, imaginative, psychological sub-conscious to be precise and so on. Such distraction can be made by the person himself to escape out of something rather than gaining control and preventing getting distracted. Whereas medication can help you gain control over emotional stratus and thus better control over coy distractions.
Better Brain functions: Brain health is inversely proportionate to the psychological stability, want proof? When a person is stress, he tend to drop metabolism, when results in slower blood circulation that results in low brain fluidity. And thus stress reliving ability can be helpful to improve other brain fictional and most importantly cognitive abilities like memorizing and retaining can also be improved with the help of routine meditation sessions. There are also some studies that suggests that in course of time and following meditation sessions can literally grow size of brain even in adult phase of life as two factors like super brain fluidity and less stress can eventually makes the favorable conditions to grow brain cells and their effectiveness.
Other Pros: There are other benefits of meditation like improved immunity that can raise a chance to live an illness free life as it is found to be beneficial in preventing heart disease, high blood pressure, asthma, allergies and even cancer conditions. And also make a person deal better with body fatigue and trauma with calm mind state.
And thus it is great to meditate to get all the benefits of being in healthy state. After all it just take few minutes to your schedule at the cost to make you genius, may be!