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Posts from ‘May, 2014’

Exercising the Mind to Treat Attention Deficits

Exercising the Mind to Treat Attention Deficits by Daniel Goleman, The New York Times, May 12, 2014 Some studies show that mindfulness training and cognitive therapy can achieve good results for increasing concentration.

Drugs to Aid Alcoholics See Little Use, Study Finds

Drugs to Aid Alcoholics See Little Use, Study Finds by Anahad O’Connor, The New York Times, May 13, 204 Naltrexone and acamprosate help reduce an alcoholic’s cravings for alcohol.  A recent study showed that they are underutilized pharmaceuticals.

Phys Ed Want to Be More Creative? Take a Walk

Want to Be More Creative? Take a Walk by Gretchen Reynolds, April 30,, 2014, The New York Times Researchers at Stanford University concluded that taking a walk increases creativity.