Finding Perspective

Perspective can relieve our stress and bring richness to our lives, but how do we achieve it? First, we ask ourselves simple questions like, “Do I appreciate what I have, or do I take it for granted?” Then we go out and celebrate a life-changing event like a new baby or a wedding and we’re so inspired that we experience perspective. On the other hand, we can attend a funeral, find out a loved one has cancer, or become ill and reach for perspective about our lives. How, though, do we find perspective in the face of tragedies like Hurricane Sandy and the shootings in Newton? Dr. John Gerson meditates on this in the article.

Read the full article here: Should I Stress Out or Let It Go?