Dr. Andrew Newberg’s research on the physical changes to one’s brain during a spiritual retreat was recently featured in the Washington Post.
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Andrew B. Newberg, MD, a neuroscientist and director of research at Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals’ Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine, recently spoke to Sandy Bauers from the Philadelphia Inquirer about his research on religion’s effect on the brain.