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How can meditation relieve stress and improve a caregiver's health?

Shelley Webb
Nursing
Meditation can reduce stress by helping caregivers to switch off the worries that can plague them throughout the day.  It quiets the mind and allows a caregiver to clear their head from of all the daily responsibilities. Meditation can also improve caregivers' health. Lowered blood pressure, fewer headaches, improvement in other stress-related ailments and even pain relief have all been proven to be part of the benefits of meditation.

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