The Neuroscience of the Breath

This article was originally written for, and posted on, NeuWrite San Diego. NeuWrite San Diego is a collaborative group of scientists from various departments at UCSD, including UCSD Neurosciences, Psychology, Cognitive Science, and Biology, and from the Salk Institute. Scientists Search to Uncover the Mind-Body Connection Mind-body practices, which stem from traditions originating in countries such as India, … Continue reading The Neuroscience of the Breath

5 Reasons to Take a Mental Health Day

It will reduce your stress Stress affects everyone, and it can silently build up until you feel weighted down.  Although not all stress is bad, work-related stress is often detrimental to physical and mental health. The National Institute of Mental Health recommends finding activities, such as meditation and exercise, that can help reduce everyday stress. … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Take a Mental Health Day