On positive psychology, pain, and happiness: Happier Human’s Amit Amin

Thursday, November 28, 2013
Living With Alzheimers

Earlier this month I posted about  research linking meditation and happiness. Browsing through the material I came upon Happier Human, a company devoted to spreading the message of…

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The corporate world’s flirtation with meditation

Thursday, November 21, 2013
Sofa and a table

It’s almost old news: the business world’s new interest in meditation The Financial Times reports regularly on it, Forbes, Wired, Business Insider, the New York Times all have…

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The link between happiness and meditation

Thursday, November 14, 2013
starfish with ocean

The world’s most famous Happiness expert on meditation Shawn Achor is arguably the world’s most famous expert on “happiness”.  With 12 years spent researching the subject at Harvard…

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Meditation: Focus On-demand

Thursday, November 7, 2013
Eagle Owl

The wandering mind, the restless gaze, the lure of a distraction… they get in our way when we want to do something well or do it at all….

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How mindfulness meditation changes the brain

Friday, November 1, 2013
Jigsaw puzzle pieces head

Technologies such as fMRI (functional magnetic resonance imaging) and EEG (electroencephalography) make it possible for neuroscientists to see exactly what goes on in the brain, and these are…

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