[Buddha-l] Meditation changes the brain structure
jkirk at spro.net
Thu Jan 27 19:21:59 MST 2011
And then there are the addictions--to alcohol or opiates--these
also change the brain.
Behalf Of Macleod, Nik
Sent: Thursday, January 27, 2011 10:44 AM
Seems that sustained application to all manner of things can
bring about long term changes in brain structure - witness the
changes effected in London cabbies by acquisition of 'the
Yes--in fact, repetitive anything actions probably change parts
of the brain--as in the brain altering that happens after
repetitive drug or alcohol use: brain-supported addiction.
Beneficial repetitive actions need a lot more study-- we're just
at the beginning.
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