Entries tagged with “Neuroscience”

10 Ways to Overcome Jealousy

A jealous spirit can affect the health of your brain, stomach, eyes, and heart. Discover how to overcome envy and step into a more empowered, amazing you.

7 Things You Should Know About Pain

Understanding the dimensions of pain and the neuroscience behind it is an empowering recovery tool.

A Neuroscientist Explains how to Manifest with Metaphors

In literature, writers use metaphors to transfer information inherent in one context to another to infuse the target with an extra layer of meaning. For example, “Because you are m…

Book Review: Anchored

THE NERVOUS SYSTEM has a playbook for handling threats. When we are dysregulated, disconnected, or healing from trauma, our usual playbook becomes unreliable. We freeze and capitul…

Creating Balance in Our Lives by Changing the Way We Think

“Balance” is a word I use every day. Did you know we can achieve balance and the lives we want to live by changing how we think?I recently attended a workshop that helped me learn …

Empathic to a Fault?

Therapists Seana McGee and Maurice Taylor explain the dark side of compassion.

Gifts of the Spirit

Long before the birth of Jesus, the Celtic and Norse pagans exchanged gifts at the time of the winter solstice. They believed that this practice mitigated one’s vulnerability to th…

Healing with Sound Frequencies: How Does It Work?

There's growing interest in using sound frequency for various ailments and to boost human health. Are healing frequencies effective? Research suggests they are.

How Imagination Shapes Your Reality

A growing body of research supports what spiritual contemplatives have known for Millennia—that the human capacity for imagination not only shapes our minds but also weaves the fabric of reality itself.

How Magnetism Affects How We Think and Feel

Alteration of magnetic fields can change the behavior of everything from individual neurons to overall behavior. Learn how magnets and spirituality connect.

How Prayer Changes Your Brain

Prayer is changing your brain chemistry—and it’s no miracle.

Neurons of Compassion

Have we found the basis for empathy and altruism? Like most great scientific breakthroughs, the discovery of the human mirror neuron system (MNS) was a complete accident. What may…

Neurons of Compassion: Have we found the basis for empathy and altruism?

Like most great scientific breakthroughs, the discovery of the human mirror neuron system (MNS) was a complete accident. What may end up being the most important neuroscientific di…

Podcast: Psychologist Rick Hanson

Can you climb higher on a path to wisdom and happiness? Yes, and psychologist Rick Hanson shares how with Neurodharma.

Q&A with Dr. Dan Siegel

Brainstorm author Dr. Dan Siegel on the power of harmony, cultivating “mindsight,” and why you should learn to think more like a teen.

Repeat After You: 3 Unexpected Benefits of Chanting

Chanting a mantra can counter dementia, help you sleep, and more.

Return the Brain to Wholeness

Accepting all aspects of ourself, even the parts we don't particularly like, can be a powerful practice for releasing ourselves from suffering.

The Anatomy of a Haunting

We now know that microorganisms can leave behind an electromagnetic trace, so why not people? Here’s the new science of ghosts.In 1973 and 1974, something odd was evidently taking …

The Consciousness of the Brain with Mariano Sigman

Host Rabbi Rami talks with neuroscientist Mariano Sigman.

The Creation of I

From a radical new understanding of depression, a neuroscientist explains how to make our lives happier and holier.