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Meditation changes brain activity


July 8th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 8 (IANS) Landscape artist Jane Anderson struggled with seasonal affective disorder in the winter months. She tried meditation and noticed a change within a month."My experience was a ... Read more...

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How meditation reduces pain


April 6th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 6 (ANI): A new research has shown that meditation produces powerful pain-relieving effects in the brain."This is the first study to show that only a little over an hour ... Read more...

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Over an hour of meditation reduces pain


April 6th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 6 (IANS) A little over an hour of meditation produces powerful pain-relieving effects in the brain, a new study shows."This is the first study to show that only ... Read more...

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Meditation training improves cellular health of the body


November 4th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 4 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that positive psychological changes that occur during meditation training are associated with greater activity of telomerase, an enzyme important for the long-term health of cells ... Read more...

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Mindfulness meditation may alleviate fatigue, depression in MS patients


September 28th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 28 (ANI): A new study has found that learning mindfulness meditation may help people who have multiple sclerosis (MS) with the fatigue, depression and other life challenges that commonly accompany ... Read more...

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Meditate boosts attention span


July 15th, 2010 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): Daily meditation not only gives us a peaceful life, it also boosts attention spans, says a new study.Katherine MacLean at the University of California Davis and her co-advisor, ... Read more...

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Meditation stimulates mind like coffee


April 15th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 15 (IANS) Some need regular amounts of coffee or other chemical enhancers to be cognitively sharper. A new study suggests a brief bit of meditation would prepare us just as ... Read more...

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Brief meditative exercise helps cognition


April 15th, 2010 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): A brief bit of meditation can make us cognitively sharper, suggests a new study.While past research using neuroimaging technology has shown that meditation techniques can promote significant changes ... Read more...

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Meditation can help cope with pain


November 10th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 10 (IANS) Living with pain is stressful, but a bit of mental training can help you cope. A new study has found that short and simple meditation training can improve ... Read more...

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Brief training in meditation can help you cope with pain


November 10th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): A short investment of time in mental training can help you manage pain, concludes a new study.The study, which examined the perception of pain and the effects of ... Read more...

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Ringo Starr did not like being in India


April 5th, 2009 - 11:38 am ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 5 (ANI): Beatles drummer Ringo Starr has revealed that he did not like being in India much during 1968.Starr, 68, and the other Beatles members had at the ... Read more...

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Compassion meditation can act as a great stress buster


October 8th, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 8 (ANI): Individuals who engage in compassion meditation may benefit by reductions in inflammatory and behavioral responses to psychological stress, a new study has found. The study has been published ... Read more...

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Meditation slows HIV progression


July 25th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 25 (ANI): Scientists at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) say that mindfulness meditation may help slow the progression of HIV.They say that meditation does so by relieving ... Read more...

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Meditation may improve attention, reduce stress


November 14th, 2007 - 1:52 am ICT by admin
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