New wellness retreat for artists

A three-day retreat specifically designed for those who work in the music industry. A meld of music and wellness focused activities, DeAngelo and Turner’s program, Remedy State, extends nature walks, breathing workshops, vegetarian food options, and talks on the topics of wellness and spirituality to those who choose to participate. Read More

 ‘Transformational’ wellness retreats in Provence

‘Transformational’ wellness retreats are due to launch at a hillside hideaway in Provence this month. Industry figure Greg Payne is behind a series of four- to seven-night ‘transformational’ wellness retreats that are due to launch at a hillside hideaway in Provence this month. Payne, who’s worked for leading spa operators such as Aman and InterContinental, Read More …

Secret cabins pop up across Belgium

Cabins are appearing in secret locations across Belgium, giving guests the chance to go off-grid amid bucolic surrounds. The Slow Cabins are the brainchild of entrepreneur Xavier Leclair and are designed as environmentally-friendly ‘mystery’ retreats whose locations are only revealed after you’ve booked them. Read More

When science meets mindfulness

Researchers study how it seems to change the brain in depressed patients. “Many people don’t respond to the frontline interventions,” said Benjamin Shapero, an instructor in psychiatry at Harvard Medical School (HMS) and a psychologist at Massachusetts General Hospital’s (MGH) Depression Clinical and Research Program. Shapero is working with Gaëlle Desbordes, an instructor in radiology at HMS and a neuroscientist at MGH’s Martinos Read More …