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Shocking evidence hits close to home...

Blue Mind: Surprising Science That Shows How Being Near, In, On, or Under Water Can Make You Happy
Wallace J. Nichols

Little, Brown & Company
August 2014
On Sale: July 22, 2014
ISBN: 0316252085
EAN: 9780316252089
Kindle: B00FPQA6TE
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A landmark book by marine biologist Wallace J. Nichols on the remarkable effects of water on our health and well-being.

Why are we drawn to the ocean each summer? Why does being near water set our minds and bodies at ease? In BLUE MIND, Wallace J. Nichols revolutionizes how we think about these questions, revealing the remarkable truth about the benefits of being in, on, under, or simply near water. Combining cutting-edge neuroscience with compelling personal stories from top athletes, leading scientists, military veterans, and gifted artists, he shows how proximity to water can improve performance, increase calm, diminish anxiety, and increase professional success.

BLUE MIND not only illustrates the crucial importance of our connection to water-it provides a paradigm shifting "blueprint" for a better life on this Blue Marble we call home.

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CBS This Morning - September 1, 2014
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