When we think about our well-being, we often think about physical exercise and other forms of recreation. While it is important to focus on our physical well-being, there needs to be an equal emphasis on our mental well-being. If we do not take care of our emotional, psychological, and social well-being, we are more likely to experience negative consequences such as poor mental health and illness. One of the best ways to take care of our mental health and well-being is through the use of meditation.Continue reading “Meditation for Mental Health and Well-Being”
As surprising as it can be , meditation for weight loss – in particular, “mindful meditation”- is increasingly used by people wanting to control cravings and manage overeating. Mindful meditation can also be used to control the stress , thereby preventing ‘comfort eat’ cause this stress.
As we grow more aware we become more aware of our desires and we can learn to pay attention to the underlying emotions – ie we are able to make a more informed choice before reaching just that chocolate bar with naughty! If you practice mindful eating every day, and in time you will learn to enjoy your food more . You ‘ll also be able to better recognize when you’re full – which means that you will naturally begin to consume fewer calories.