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Looking for your life's purpose? Frustrated you can't find what shakes the earth beneath your feet? Relax. Discovering your passion is a trial and error process. The more searching you do, the more you will grow your mind by discovering all that is new and novel to you.
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Whether you make small changes in your neighborhood or launch a campaign to change the world, there are thousands of ways to contribute to society. Volunteering is a do good, feel good activity and it’s no surprise that something that feels so good has proven benefits for brain health.
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Good ol’ Norman Vincent Peale convinced the world a long time ago that there is power in positive thinking, but even he might have been surprised to know that there may be neurological benefits, as well. In a recent and much publicized study (Boyle, 2012), patients with the physical indicators of Alzheimer’s disease — amyloid, tangles, and other pathologic changes revealed by brain scan — were assessed annually for both cognitive ability and “purpose in life.”
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Motivation involves more than self-talk. It is a brain-directed activity. Find out the steps to switch on your get-up-and-go.