Have you ever driven several miles without noticing anything on the road, or read a page in a book without registering any of it? Do the day's worries and disappointments crowd your mind as you're trying to fall asleep at night? Do you feel stressed much of the time and aren't sure how to find peace? In this book, Amit Sood, M.D., M.Sc., a Mayo Clinic specialist in stress and resiliency, reveals how the mind's instinctive restlessness and shortsightedness generate stress and anxiety and presents strategies for living a more peaceful life. The book is based on the highly popular stress management program offered at Mayo Clinic that Dr. Sood developed after two decades of work with tens of thousands of people.Drawing on groundbreaking brain research, Dr. Sood helps you understand the brain's two modes and how an imbalance between them produces unwanted stress. From this basis, you learn skills that will help you: Develop deep and sustained attention Practice gratitude, compassion and acceptance Live a meaningful life Cultivate nurturing relationships Achieve your highest potentialAll of these concepts are weaved into a practical and fun journey that has been tested in numerous scientific studies, with consistently positive results. Take the first step to discover greater peace and joy for you and your loved ones."Dr. Sood has put together a simple, secular and structured program that is anchored in science, is free of rituals and dogmas, and is accessible to everyone. This book can change your life."--Dr. Andrew Weil"An important innovative approach to well-being, one we all should know about."--Dr. Daniel Goleman
|The Mayo Clinic Handbook for Happiness: A Four-Step Plan for Resilient Living|
by Amit Sood (Author), Mayo Clinic (Author)
Happiness is a habit. For some of us, that habit is a natural inclination; for others, it is a learned behavior. The Mayo Clinic Handbook for Happiness combines wisdom from neuroscience, psychology, philosophy, and spirituality to help you choose contentment. Dr. Amit Sood's actionable ten–week program has helped tens of thousands of people reduce anxiety and find greater fulfillment in life. Each of the book's four sections is filled with practical insights and easy–to–implement...
|Immerse: A 52-Week Course in Resilient Living: A Commitment to Live With Intentionality, Deeper Presence, Contentment, and Kindness. (Volume 1)|
by MD, Dr. Amit Sood HD (Author)
It isn’t about living in the present moment; it is about being present for your moments. It isn’t about emptying the mind; it is about filling the mind with hope and positivity. It isn’t about focusing on breath and emptiness; it is about striving to be consistently patient and kind. “Immerse” offers you an authentic, simple, practical, and engaging program to be more present for your moments, fill your mind with hope and positivity, and become consistently patient and kind. The...
|The Mayo Clinic Diet Journal|
by Donald D. Hensrud M.D. (Author)
The second edition of The Mayo Clinic Diet Journal is a handy companion to the newly revised Mayo Clinic Diet book. The 224-page guide is designed to help individuals plan, track and review their progress over 10 weeks as they follow The Mayo Clinic Diet. The journal includes simple forms to compile daily food and exercise records. It also includes hand food lists, easy-to-use activity records and motivational tips.
|The Mayo Clinic Diet|
by Donald D. Hensrud M.D. (Author)
Eat well. Enjoy life. Lose weight.
This completely revised and updated edition of the popular Mayo Clinic Diet is a practical, no-nonsense approach to weight loss designed to help individuals lose weight and, most importantly, keep it off. The book includes to step-by-step advice on key behavior changes to promote weight loss, plus four weeks of daily menus and all-new recipes.
The Mayo Clinic Diet is based on years of experience with literally thousands of...
|Mindfulness Redesigned for the Twenty-First Century: Let's Not Cage the Hummingbird A Mindful Path to Resilience|
by Amit Sood MD (Author)
April 24th, 2012 was one of the best days of my life. I sat on the stage, immersed in a dialog with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the global embodiment of compassion. An hour into the discussion, I asked the audience this important question: "How many of you find meditation piece of cake, very easy?" To my total surprise, of the 500 attendees, literally the who's who of the meditation world, only one or two raised their hands. Over the next ten minutes, the Dalai Lama himself, in all his...
|Mayo Clinic: The Integrative Guide to Good Health: Home Remedies Meet Alternative Therapies to Transform Well-Being|
by Brent A. Bauer M.D. (Author), Cindy A. Kermott M.D. (Author), Martha P. Millman M.D. (Author)
IMPROVE TOTAL HEALTH WITHOUT PRESCRIPTIONS
Looking for natural, noninvasive ways to strengthen and heal your body? Here, Mayo Clinic experts explain how to achieve personal wellness through nontraditional medicine and home remedies. Their revolutionary approach to health addresses the whole person — body, mind and spirit— by combining conventional care with innovative practices such as mind body techniques, acupuncture and massage therapy. With this book, you’ll get advice for...
|Comprehensive Stress Management|
by Jerrold S Greenberg Dr. (Author)
Greenberg's Comprehensive Stress Management integrates research and theories found useful when dealing with the inevitable occurrence of stress, with an emphasis on the interrelation of stress and illness. The 14th edition provides up-to-date information on stress associated with college student debts and technology use, as well as a new perspective on religion and spirituality as it relates to stress. The Connect course for this offering includes SmartBook, an adaptive reading and study...
|Comprehensive Stress Management|
by Jerrold Greenberg (Author)
Comprehensive Stress Management empowers students to learn what stress is, evaluate their level of stress, and apply to their own lives the tools and skills to manage that stress. The book examines a variety of topics relevant to college students such as intrapersonal and interpersonal stressors, physiological reactions to stress, spirituality and stress, occupational stress, and family stress. Lab Assessments at the conclusion of each chapter help students relate what they have learned...
|Mayo Clinic Fitness for Everybody|
by Mayo Clinic (Producer)
Features an abundance of information on how to exercise safely and effectively by providing a custom program that is tailored to lifestyles, needs, medical problems, and age, and offering tips on choosing the right equipment, staying motivated, and much more. Reissue.
|The End of Stress: Four Steps to Rewire Your Brain|
by Don Joseph Goewey (Author)
We all know that stress is serious. If ignored too long, it becomes life-threateningly serious. Yet 83 percent of Americans are doing nothing about it. Don’t be one of them. There’s now a solution to stress that literally rewires your brain for a life of doing well, and being well, on your way to flourishing.
The most important brain discovery in the last 400 years concerns a simple but powerful shift in attitude that can change a brain wired for stress into a brain powered for...