Mindfulness for your everyday life

Mindfulness means paying attention in a particular way; On purpose, in the present moment, and
— Jon Kabat-Zinn

Benefits of mindfulness

Mindfulness is a form of meditation that focuses on the present moment. Mindfulness originated as a Buddhist practice and is now proven by contemporary research to have many health benefits. A study conducted at Northern Arizona University found that regular mindfulness training had the following results:

  1. Stronger immune system and physiological response to stress and negative emotions. 
  2. Improved social relationships and interactions
  3. Reduced stress, anxiety and depression and increased happiness 
  4. Increased openness to experience, conscientiousness and agreeableness
  5. Greater psychological awareness and clarity. 

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