Matter and Consciousness: Do Our Thoughts Create Our Reality?

Dr. Joe Dispenza claims that every time we learn something new, hundreds of thousands of our neurons change, which affects the state of our physical body. According to him, there is a link between matter and consciousness. Dr. Dispenza is known worldwide for his original theory of the connection between…

Placebo and Nocebo Effects: How Your Thoughts Influence Your Wellbeing

Today, let's explore the intriguing placebo and nocebo effects and what they could reveal about the human mind. We all have heard of the miraculous placebo effect: you take a simple aspirin strongly believing that it will reduce your cholesterol and it does! While the positive effects of placebo pills…

How Tibetan Nuns Consciously Change Their Body Temperature

Singapore scientists made a surprising discovery, observing Tibetan nuns who were practicing certain meditation techniques. According to the Science Daily, a conscious increase in body temperature as a result of meditation was first recorded. Researchers at Singapore University observed Tibetan nuns during meditation. Despite the fact that the temperature of the air…

Placebo Effect vs. Nocebo Effect: the Power of Suggestion

It's incredible how an individual’s subconscious can be influenced. But what's more powerful is how the nocebo effect and the placebo effect come into play. Since the subconscious mind is what controls our body and our whole life, through suggestion, we may have many interesting events happening - some pleasant,…

10 Unsolved Mysteries of the Human Body and Mind

Nothing is more intriguing than mysteries associated with the human body and mind. Why do we smile? Why do we laugh? Strange, isn't it? Modern science is still puzzled by some of the features of human physiology and psychology, or the human body and mind.  After all, humans never really question…