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Finns Fight Stress at the Brain Gym

Finns Fight Stress at the Brain Gym
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A fitness center for the brain opens in the Finnish capital, offering smells, sounds and light effects for enhanced and instant recreation of overloaded human brains.

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1:51AM PDT on Apr 18, 2013

Thank you :)

4:36AM PDT on Jul 29, 2012

thank you kindly

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11:48PM PDT on Jul 1, 2012

A great idea. We all could use some stress reduction on a regular basis.

11:25PM PDT on Jul 1, 2012

Unfortunately, I couldn't view the video.

Under normal cicumstances I suffer from breathing problems in the evenings - despite the use of two types of puffers.
I was brought up in South Africa with it's wonderful climate, it's big blue sky, beautiful nature and endless white beaches.
Compared to all the rain and grey skies around Vancouver area, it's understandable that people are not very outgoing and suffer despression during the majority of the year because of the grey skies and miserable weather.

Often, I've noticed that when I'm looking at web-sites with sunshine - perhaps white beaches - but sometimes sites with beautiful pictures of nature, wildlife or beautiful cityscapes - I can breathe easier and breathe deeply. I breathe so easily I can imagine the varied aromas of all the plants or the aromas wafting off the beaches...
So although the video wasn't available, I can understand the effects of melodic, relaxing sounds, pleasant aromas and soft colourful lights and how this would ease stress, especially if accompanied by deep breathing. So simple, yet so effective ......

3:01AM PDT on Jul 1, 2012

Happy to hear, I have to test that

9:58PM PDT on Jun 28, 2012

Oh, great idea.

6:31PM PDT on Jun 28, 2012

good on the finns!!! and i bet productivity enjoys a realm surge when people have a chance to stop and play. brilliant.

1:12PM PDT on Jun 28, 2012

Looks like a wonderful idea : ) Thanks for sharing.

12:26PM PDT on Jun 28, 2012

Good for the Finns. I also like some of the tips people have posted

10:25AM PDT on Jun 28, 2012

Great!
I would love to learn more. What did they actually do????r

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Yummy, will have to make one :) thanks for sharing the recipe

Mary T. Mary T.
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So tiny, do hope they make it. Thanks for sharing.

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