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migraine meditation
2014-09-13 06:52:49

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to Psychology Today, the practice of meditation began in the Indus Valley around 5,000 to 3,500 BCE. Since this time, most of the world's major religions have adopted some form of meditation practice as part of their spiritual development. Modern Western medicine has begun to investigate the health benefits — both mental and physical — of meditation and mindfulness practices. So far, it has been shown to affect gene...

Meditation May Help Slow Progression Of Alzheimer's Disease
2013-11-19 06:28:41

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The biological changes and stress-level reduction caused by meditation could help slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease or other age-related neurodegenerative conditions, researchers from the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) in Boston claim in a recently-published pilot study. “We know that approximately 50 percent of people diagnosed with mild cognitive impairment – the intermediate stage between the...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.