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Peace of mind: Meditation for beginners

Meditation is an invaluable tool for relaxation. It has many health benefits. It wards off the physical damage caused by stress and boosts your immunity by relaxing your mind and body. So how do you start meditating? Here are a few simple steps on how to learn to meditate.

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What Is The Function Of Serotonin And Dopamine?

Your brain is the most complex organ of your body. After all, it includes more than 100 billion nerves that are continuously working together and controlling what you do, feel, and think.

When all the parts of your brain are working well together, everything is fine. However, sometimes, there may be an imbalance of serotonin and dopamine, which are neurotransmitters.

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Baby Steps To Using Affirmations

Affirmations could be your way of attaining peace of mind and happiness. You need to understand chanting affirmations is not about religious or traditional words. You can have your own personalized affirmations to fit yourself. So here are a few steps to using affirmations.

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So, You Think Meditation Is Useless

When we experience stress every day, it causes physical damage to our mind and body. Meditation could be the answer to this problem. Meditation affects the body in the opposite way that stress does. Not only does it calm the mind and the body, it helps the body to repair itself and prevents additional damage to the body as well. So, what is the link between meditation and your body?

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Mindful Living: How It Can Reduce Your Stress Levels

Nowadays, it's pretty common to hear someone complaining about stress. After all, we keep running from one side to the other between work and family, regular errands, among so many other things. It's not much of a big surprise that more and more people are looking for the best way to decrease their stress levels.

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A Cautionary Tale About Not Being Mindful

In 2000 though I was coaching a Special Olympics power lifting team. One of the athletes was performing a squat and became scared. He dropped the bar off his shoulders behind him. I was spotting him at the time and when he let go of the bar it was about 5 feet off the ground.

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It’s not about the distance, It’s about the journey

Well you are not alone it is estimated the 95% of people in today’s modern world can not answer those questions easily or at all. The reasons vary for every person on the surface at first. When I deep dive with people about it the reasons don’t vary as much anymore. Suddenly it’s “I just wasn’t paying attention and I was on auto-pilot. I do the same things every day and every week”.

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