Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: What is the Candida Diet and will it improve your health? > Health-in-Motion 20 October 2016 What are the health benefits of meditating and going on vacation? What are the health benefits of meditating and going on vacation? Studying the impacts of both on 94 healthy women ranging in age from 30 to 60, American scientists found that a holiday at a resort offers improved vitality along with a positive and immediate effect on the molecular networks in our bodies that are related to stress and immune pathways. Regular mediators received an additional boost to their antiviral activity when they went on a meditation retreat. You have our blessing to meditate and go on vacation as often as possible. 0 More: Daily Dose: What is the Candida Diet and will it improve your health?Health-in-Motion advertisement Other news Diet and nutrition What is the Candida Diet and will it improve your health? Medical You can still save your heart if you are middle-aged and out of shape Lifestyle 3 foods you must eat if you’ve ever smoked Mental health Why some people freak out about belly buttons Medical 'Dead' man snores back to life right before his autopsy Fitness What's the deal with pain after exercise? From our sponsors Managing diabetes in the workplace Back-to-school with diabetes Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Live healthier Fact or myth? » Clearing up the confusion around coconut oil Coconut – the 'fruit of life' Can coconut oil really help you lose weight? Experts dish on the high-cal weight-loss tactic. Sobering perks! » 5 tips to avoiding a hangover Can you really be allergic to alcohol? Is giving up booze for a month actually worth it? Many people commit to "Dry January" – but does it do your body any good?