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Scientists Find How Meditation Helps Reduce Anxiety
2013-06-04 12:36:29

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have identified the brain functions involved in how meditation reduces anxiety. The team wrote in the journal Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience about how they studied 15 healthy volunteers with normal levels of everyday anxiety. They said these individuals had no previous meditation experience or anxiety disorders. The participants took four 20-minute classes to learn...

2013-05-27 23:00:49

Rock The Path, a nonprofit retreat and education center in Camden, Maine, will be holding two free Conscious Aging workshops on June 1. Rock The Path was chosen as one of 30 organizations and individuals across the nation to assist the Institute of Noetic Sciences, a nonprofit research and educational organization founded in 1973 by Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, in piloting their new Conscious Aging curriculum. Camden, Maine (PRWEB) May 27, 2013 Designed to encourage those in mid- to...

2013-05-24 23:00:33

Entitled Soul Silence: A Unique Approach to Mastering the 11th Step, The Book Is Designed For People Recovering From Alcohol and Drug Dependency SCRANTON, PA (PRWEB) May 25, 2013 Part guidebook, part memoir, Peter Amato, M.A., Ph.D. candidate, released a book presenting a tried and true approach to meditation for the recovery community. Entitled Soul Silence: A Unique Approach to Mastering the 11th Step, the book outlines a comprehensive method for recovering addicts to develop a new...

Brain Training Could Make People More Compassionate
2013-05-23 09:53:58

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online People can actually become more compassionate and charitable with training, claim researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison´s Center for Investigating Healthy Minds. Their report, which appears in the latest edition of the journal Psychological Science, investigates whether or not training an adult to be more caring can result in an increase in altruistic behavior as well as in associated changes in the...

2013-05-17 23:19:53

Isaac Farin Therapy LLC. has announced a partnership with Safari Surf School to offer the innovative “Mind and Body Change Retreat” in Nosara, Costa Rica. The retreat will feature positive psychology and mindfulness/meditation lectures from Isaac Farin, paired with exotic vacation experiences coordinated by Safari Surf. Nosara, Costa Rica (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 Scheduled for August 3-10 2013, in the surf/yoga town of Nosara, Costa Rica- the retreat includes 7 nights of...

2013-05-17 23:15:13

Bel Marra Health, who offers high-quality, specially formulated vitamins and nutritional supplements, reports a new study that reveals a natural way to reduce stress, anxiety, and high blood pressure, and remedy insomnia. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 Bel Marra Health, who offers high-quality, specially formulated vitamins and nutritional supplements, reports a new study that reveals a natural way to reduce stress, anxiety, and high blood pressure, and remedy insomnia. As Bel Marra...

2013-05-17 23:00:25

Schools and students urged to enroll online to compete or find a sponsor. Scranton, PA (PRWEB) May 18, 2013 In an attempt to teach children how to live peacefully and forge a better future, Meditation Master Peter Amato has announced he will bring a meditation program to five deserving schools throughout the country, a $250,000 value in training and materials. At absolutely no cost to the schools. By making meditation a regular part of the school day, Amato said, young children and teens...

2013-05-13 23:23:30

Launched by MindApps, The Mindfulness App is a tool for everyone to increase their awareness in life. It helps the user with the most difficult aspect of Mindfulness practice — namely to remember to be mindful. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 The swedish company MindApps has developed a great tool to get started with meditation and with the vision: To make the whole world to discover meditation! Meditation has many effects that makes practitioners more harmonious people and more...

2013-05-09 23:00:10

℠One Hour to Inner Peace´ teaches readers to build time into their days for reflection, enlightenment. ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 In his new book “One Hour to Inner Peace: Faith Over Fear” (published by WestBow Press) author S. Kenneth Smith, Ed.D. presents readers with a path to that most sought-after of goals: inner peace. “One Hour to Inner Peace” is a how-to book to facilitate spiritual growth. By using the techniques provided therein,...


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kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'