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Ommmmm....can mindfulness help us live longer?
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Yoga, meditation and Tai-Chi are proven ways to relieve anxiety and stress. But could these activities also help prevent disease?
Ivana Buric at Coventry University studied how our bodies react to mindfulness practices. For people in the biz, that’s ‘mind-body interventions,’ or M-B-I-s for short. Buric wondered if M-B-I-s can actually REVERSE changes to our DNA caused by stress.