Meditation can help shopaholics
Posted: 03 Jan 2014 @ 00:21
Practising mindfulness has had a big impact on addicts, reports
AT THIS time of year, there seems to be a cultural obsessionwith shopping. First, we were buying for Christmas; now, we areassaulted with the January sales. For most of us, once this seasonhas passed, we return to a more normal level of day-to-dayconsumption.
But not all of us: there is a portion of the population(believed to be about 5.5 per cent) for whom shopping and buying isan addiction. The media have displayed "shopaholics" as a joke, butthe reality is that this often hidden ...
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