Mindfulness

From Stress to a Resilient Brain, You Got More From Dad Than Your DNA.

A guest blog post by LifeOmic software engineer and biomedical scientist Chad…


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What Nature Can Do For You on Earth Day

Many of us working in the concrete jungles that are our cities feel the stress…


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How Old Are You, Really? Meet Your Biological Age.

Whether we easily reveal our chronological age to others or keep it close to…


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Train Your Brain with Mindfulness, Thanks to Evolution

Your brain can be trained like a muscle! Just like lifting weights, a repeated…


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Your Brain on Mindfulness Meditation

The Hipness of Mindfulness When you hear the term “mindfulness…


Are you a late-night eater? Fasting could help.

Fasting Diet Feeds from our Deep Evolutionary Past

Am I the only one who is drawn to the fridge late at night in search of a…


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How to Improve Your Running in 2019, in Three Steps

Let’s face it. Exercise is the number one resolution people make each New Year,…


Tackling 2019 goals with a little AI assistance

The new year is here and with it comes a fresh wave of enthusiasm, filled with…


Lessons from a Month of Mindful Eating with Headspace

“The most important thing is being kind to ourself, to yourself, even if…


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What You Should Know about Oxidative Damage and Stress

The last two posts I wrote had a unifying theme: oxidative damage. The first…