With the New-York Times bestseller “The life-changing magic of tidying”, Marie Kondo raised awareness to something many people never thought of. How important is tidying your house really? And what health benefits are associated with it? There are many different approaches to living when it comes to tidying up. Some people have the cleanest, tidiest
Meditation has been practiced for thousands of years, especially in India meditating is sort of popular sport. Only recently it has been increasingly researched and it was found that meditating not only reduces stress but also has a positive effect on the performance of the brain. How exactly meditation changes the brain structure and how
Are you suffering from anxiety? are the responsibilities and obligations in your life just too much to handle? Well, you are certainly not alone. 18.1% of Americans suffer from anxiety yearly. On top of that, 3 out of 4 Americans show symptoms of too much stress on a regular basis. Scary numbers to look at.
The assertion “men see with the eyes” is basically not true or only partly true, because, in order to perceive our environment, we need our brain as well as our organ of vision. Only in the brain is the world processed as we see it – and only in the brain is color recognized and
What would humanity be without music? Music is not only able to trigger deep emotions in us, but music has also proven to improve our memory. But what happens in our brains when we listen to music or make music ourselves, and what other effects does music have on our brain? What happens in the
Many people ask themselves whether it is a wise decision to travel. Is it a worthwhile experience? Will you benefit from it at all? Or is it simply a time waste that slows down your career path? As this topic is very subjective, I will start by saying that there is no definitive answer to
Everyone knows this situation: you are super stressed and can not think clearly anymore. The solution: take a deep breath! And indeed, after a few deep breaths, you are more relaxed and the brain seems to work again. But why is that? What are the effects of breathing on the brain? Control Your Breathing Breathing
“There is only one place to find real peace, real harmony. That place is within.” – S.N. Goenka This quote stems from the initiator and one of the leading promoters of the now up-and-coming meditation method of Vipassana, S.N. Goenka. In the course of this article, you get to know the history as well as
For most people, part of the dissatisfaction with their job comes from having to get up early, feel weak and tired. What a great start in the day, right? The feeling of the warm and cozy blanket wrapping around your body. The anticipation of the cold and dark that waits outside the bed, coupled with
In modern society, stress is deemed to be one of the most influential factors for many physical and emotional diseases. Also, stress is something everyone experienced already and most likely is familiar with on a regular basis. As the American Psychological Association conducted in 2017, 3 out of 4 Americans experienced at least one stress
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