Why Are Letting Go of Expectations Important In Chronic Illness Recovery?

When retraining your brain, research shows that letting go of expectations and doing it in a happy-go-lucky way, really improves your chances of healing. 

But why is that?


Because expectations contain within them the seeds of doubt and disappointment.



This can retrigger the amygdala.


Close up sad elderly asian old man lost in thought sitting in park. Senior healthcare concept.

So let go, and commit with a cheerful mind to keep going no matter what!



Ashok Gupta is the Director of the Gupta Program. He has dedicated his life to helping people get their life back from Chronic Illness, improving people’s well-being, and helping them achieve their potential. He has been teaching meditation around the world for over 15 years. He runs a global e-clinic specializing in treating ME, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia & Multiple Chemical Sensitivities – guptaprogram.com

Ashok has spent many years researching the brain neurology of emotion and linking well-being tools with science. He has published medical papers on the basis of stress-related illnesses. He has appeared in many media as an expert on stress on the BBC, CNN, Guardian Newspaper, ITV, The Independent, and many others.

He wrote and presented the Meaning of Life Experiment which is a Free, Award-winning Meditation and Self-Development App www.themeaningoflife.tv

He also works with companies around the world, teaching courses in Leadership, Time Management, and Personal Development. www.ashokgupta.tv

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