Searching for the philosopher's stone: promising links between meditation and brain preservation.

@article{Luders2016SearchingFT,
  title={Searching for the philosopher's stone: promising links between meditation and brain preservation.},
  author={Eileen Luders and Nicolas Cherbuin},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={2016},
  volume={1373 1},
  pages={38-44}
}
In the context of an aging population and increased prevalence of dementia and other neurodegenerative diseases, developing strategies to decrease the negative effects of aging is imperative. The scientific study of meditation as a potential tool to downregulate processes implicated in brain aging is an emerging field, and a growing body of research… CONTINUE READING