Corpus ID: 16143576

Immediate and long-term effects of meditation on acute stress reactivity, cognitive functions, and intelligence.

  title={Immediate and long-term effects of meditation on acute stress reactivity, cognitive functions, and intelligence.},
  author={Y. Singh and R. Sharma and A. Talwar},
  journal={Alternative therapies in health and medicine},
  volume={18 6},
  • Y. Singh, R. Sharma, A. Talwar
  • Published 2012
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Alternative therapies in health and medicine
  • CONTEXT With the current globalization of the world's economy and demands for enhanced performance, stress is present universally. Life's stressful events and daily stresses cause both deleterious and cumulative effects on the human body. The practice of meditation might offer a way to relieve that stress. OBJECTIVE The research team intended to study the effects of meditation on stress-induced changes in physiological parameters, cognitive functions, intelligence, and emotional quotients… CONTINUE READING
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