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Streams of Human Consciousness

  On any given day, millions of conversations reverberate through New York City. All these conversations are matched in number and complexity by much more...

Strategies For Getting Rid of Bad Habits

  A habit is a form of learned, automatic behaviour that provides pleasure and comfort. A bad habit has long-term negative consequences, but it still...

5 Ways of Beating Depression Without Medication

  Everyone at some point in their lives go through what may be called as a low life condition in which the lives which we...

Understanding the Placebo Effect – Part III

  The effectiveness of the placebo effect has indeed been quite promising in treating diseases as seen in our previous posts.  If placebos offer a...

Understanding the Placebo Effect – Part II

  In the previous post, we have looked into the origins of placebo effect and some of the successful case studies. Placebos also seem to work...

Understanding the Placebo Effect – Part I

  Scientists are dissecting the placebo effect in hopes of deploying its active ingredients as treatments. So far there have been mixed views on this...

The Power of Mindfulness Meditation – Part II

  In the previous post, we have seen the benefits of mindfulness meditation and the various positive results of the tests conducted. Mindfulness exercises can...

The Power of Mindfulness Meditation – Part I

  Mindfulness, a focus on the present moment without judgment, has proven benefits for health and happiness. Engaging in daily mindfulness workouts can help you...

The Major Downfall Of Happiness – A Destructive Social Belief

  Matthieu Ricard, the happiest man alive, through his talk, juxtaposed, the two 'synonymous' feelings, pleasure and happiness and helped clearly set apart one from another....

The Difference Between Pleasure and Happiness

  When suffering, be it in any form, pain, discomfort, stress, be it emotional due to a loss, or physical, due to any injury, temporarily...