Relieve chronic pain, reduce stress and restore wellbeing with week three of our mindfulness meditation course. Recent clinical trials show that mindfulness meditation can reduce chronic pain and suffering by 90 percent....
Pain, suffering and stress can be intolerable – but it doesn’t have to be this way. The second week of our t three-week course reveals a series of simple practices that you can incorporate into your daily life to relieve chronic pain and the suffering and stress of illness. Clinical trials show that mindfulness meditation can be as effective as prescription painkillers. We
I’ve been feeling quite miserable lately for no apparent reason. I knew that this state of mind, like all others, would eventually pass. Nevertheless, I decided to embrace the feelings and probe their origins. It led me to a surprising conclusion...
The US Marines have embraced mindfulness meditation to help them cope with anxiety, stress, depression, pain and exhaustion. Have they gone 'soft' or is it their secret weapon in their fight against the Taliban and Al Qaeda?
For many years, psychologists have known that: The spirit in which you do something is often as important as the act itself.
So today, why not try approaching your difficulties at work or at home in a different way by adopting a different spirit?
Last summer I went to a "life extension" conference at Cambridge University in the UK. Scientists from around the world had descended on this small English city to discuss ways of making immortality a reality...it struck me that the scientists at the conference had missed one of the most obvious ways of extending human life—mindfulness meditation.
The spirit in which you do something is often as important as the act itself. So today, why not try approaching your difficulties at work or at home in a different way by adopting a different spirit? You can make a start by downloading our Three Minute Breathing Space meditation.
Mindfulness training has been proven to help relieve anxiety, stress and depression whilst boosting intelligence and creative thinking. This is all good news, but it's also necessary to have a degree of 'toughness' (we prefer the term 'resilience') to withstand life's knocks and kick-backs.
So, could regular meditation make you 'too' nice?
Mindfulness meditation is often seen as an austere practice. While simplicity has its place, it also pays to remember that Mindfulness is first and foremost about compassion towards yourself and to others. So it's time to lighten your soul by meditating while eating a bar of chocolate. What could be a better meditation for Mindfulness Day?
It is possible to taste an alternative to the relentless struggle that pervades much of our daily lives. Recent scientific advances have discovered the secret of happiness and how you can successfully tackle anxiety, stress, exhaustion and even full-blown depression. It’s the kind of happiness that gets into your bones and promotes a deep-seated authentic love of life.