Preliminary evidence about the effects of meditation on interoceptive sensitivity and social cognition

@inproceedings{Melloni2013PreliminaryEA,
  title={Preliminary evidence about the effects of meditation on interoceptive sensitivity and social cognition},
  author={Margherita Melloni and Lucas Sede{\~n}o and Blas Couto and Martin Reynoso and Carlos Gelormini and Roberto Rene Favaloro and Andr{\'e}s Canales-Johnson and Mariano Sigman and Facundo Manes and Agust{\'i}n Ib{\'a}{\~n}ez},
  booktitle={Behavioral and Brain Functions},
  year={2013}
}
Interoception refers to the conscious perception of body signals. Mindfulness is a meditation practice that encourages individuals to focus on their internal experiences such as bodily sensations, thoughts, and emotions. In this study, we selected a behavioral measure of interoceptive sensitivity (heartbeat detection task, HBD) to compare the effect of meditation practice on interoceptive sensitivity among long term practitioners (LTP), short term meditators (STM, subjects that completed a… CONTINUE READING
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