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meditation - most interesting!

Postby greentara » Thu Jan 09, 2014 11:47 pm

"A new study by researchers in Wisconsin, Spain, and France reports the first evidence of specific molecular changes in the body following a period of mindfulness meditation.
The study was published in the journal Psychoneuroendocrinology"

"Most interestingly, the changes were observed in genes that are the current targets of anti-inflammatory and analgesic drugs,"




To read the full article please go to the following Link.




http://www.news.wisc.edu/22370
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Re: meditation - most interesting!

Postby reddust » Fri Jan 10, 2014 12:30 am

Greentara, I've read meditation activates inactive genes too! In college I read that stress can pop genes out of sequence which causes diseases. I guess good stress can heal and activate genes as well. http://www.nature.com/scitable/topicpag ... -genes-561

Very fascinating to me :namaste:
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