Science is showing exactly how meditators’ minds are affected by this stress-relieving practice. by ANDREA FERRETTI For years, long-time meditators just wished we would all take their word for it: They felt happier and healthier, not only now, but as they aged. With...read more
ByGRETCHEN REYNOLDS A walk in the park may soothe the mind and, in the process, change the workings of our brains in ways that improve our mental health, according to an interesting new study of the physical effects on the brain of visiting nature. Most of us today...read more
By DAVID DeSTENO MEDITATION is fast becoming a fashionable tool for improving your mind. With mounting scientific evidence that the practice can enhance creativity, memory and scores on standardized intelligence tests, interest in its practical benefits is growing. A...read more
By Larry Rosen and Alexandra Samuel Digital overload may be the defining problem of today’s workplace. All day and night, on desktops, laptops, tablets, and smartphones, we’re bombarded with so many messages and alerts that even when we want to focus, it’s...read more
By Emma Seppälä Stanford University neurosurgeon Dr. James Doty tells the story of performing surgery on a little boy’s brain tumor. In the middle of the procedure, the resident who is assisting him gets distracted and accidentally pierces a vein. With blood shedding...read more
Over nearly four decades, Ellen Langer’s research on mindfulness has greatly influenced thinking across a range of fields, from behavioral economics to positive psychology. It reveals that by paying attention to what’s going on around us, instead of operating on...read more
“It’s a basic human practice — a human practice not owned by any organization or tradition, a practice that people can engage in no matter what their background,” Timothy Quigley, executive director of the Shambhala Meditation Center of New York, told Medical Daily....read more
When Business Leaders Have Questions About Technology, They Call Gartner. by Scott Alexander Throughout history, innovations in technology have driven much of the world’s change. The last 20 years have shown that change brings not only opportunity but also risk. And...read more
By Michelle Goldberg Last month, on CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” Deepak Chopra described the usefulness of meditation for people on Wall Street. Speaking about a friend who manages a hedge fund, he said, “His entire staff meditates. I know many others now on Wall Street that...read more
The Asian Center for Applied Mindfulness is dedicated to integrating mindfulness to transform education and business through mindfulness practices in service of a more compassionate society.read more
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