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The Solution to Boredom


7210-mind3When you’re bored or forced to do “mindless” activities, you often look for more interesting stuff to do, but maybe you should just go with it.

According to the July/August ’13 Health, a recent study from the United Kingdom found that “people assigned to dull activity showed the strongest innovative thinking later.”

In other words, doing something mindless can relax the brain, freeing the subconscious and triggering creative solutions.

—Becky Holman

 

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