Tagged: meditation

Moderate to severe mid-life anxiety may be linked to later life dementia - News

Jean Balchin May 02, 2018

An analysis of the available published evidence in the online journal BMJ Open suggests that moderate to severe mid-life anxiety may be linked to dementia in later life. However, it remains unclear as to whether active treatment could curb this risk. Moreover, the degree to which non-drug therapies such as meditation and mindfulness that reduce anxiety might help is unknown also. Read More

Health and the Mind/Body Connection - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Sep 03, 2011

The August 27th edition of New Scientist has an interesting article entitled “Heal Thyself” (pg 33-36) where Jo Marchant examines some of the health benefits which are emerging from a better understanding of the mind/body connection. The idea that the mind can influence the body and vice versa is not a new one, but it is one that many health … Read More