Formal Research

June 23, 2019

Hacking The Stress System

Researchers imagine tapping into your body’s reactions to extreme cold to reap psychological benefits.
June 23, 2019

Can Meditation Be A Fix For Cognitive Aging

In a study endorsed by the Dalai Lama, individuals who regularly meditate were followed over 7 years. The authors conclude that meditation can enhance mental abilities and protect against age-related cognitive decline.
September 22, 2018

Severe depression: Vagus nerve stimulator improves lives

Research article in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, outlining that people with severe depression may benefit from the neurostimulation technique 'vagus nerve stimulation.'
September 19, 2017

Meditation ‘Reverses Stress Or Anxiety Effect On Body’

Feature article in the Huffington Post, outlining research which shows the postive effects of meditation in controlling stress.
August 29, 2017

Heavy School Bags Biggest Pain In The Neck

A press article, by the Australian Spinal Research Foundation, flagging the risks of heavy school bags for children.
July 3, 2017

Texting While Walking – Affects Our Gait

Research article from Anglia Ruskin University, in Cambridge UK, showing that using a mobile phone alters our gait (or manner of movement).
June 24, 2017

Parents letting children wear inappropriate shoes

Millions of children are at risk of damaging their feet in ill fitting or unsuitable but fashionable shoes, expert have warned.
June 7, 2017

Reducing Crying Time In Distressed Infants

Research from the National Council for Osteopathic Research (NCOR) highlighting how manual therapy based care helps reduce crying time (of around 1.27 hours a day) in healthy but distressed, unsettled or excessively crying infants.
January 26, 2017

Breathing Rhythm Affects Memory & Fear

A research article from Northwestern University in Chicago USA, issued Dec-2016, highlighting that breathing is not just for oxygen; it’s linked to brain function and behavior.
August 17, 2016

Body Posture In Relation To Dental Development

A research paper by Dr Malcolm Levinkind about the relationshsip between dental health and posture.