Ease Your Mind With These Podcasts for Sleep, Relaxing and Meditation

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Life is hectic, and sometimes it can feel like we just don’t have enough hours in the day to dedicate time to relaxation — and relaxation only. That bustling pace of our daily lives can keep our brains active, even when our bodies feel ready to rest, too. If you’re finding yourself tossing and turning frequently at bedtime, you know how that lack of sleep can affect you both mentally and physically the next day.

It's important not to only get a good night's sleep but also to relax during your waking hours. Podcasts can help a lot with both — especially those podcasts that are specifically created with soothing relaxation in mind. The calming voices or music in podcasts made for relaxing, meditating or sleeping help to ease your mind and put your thoughts at ease.

The following podcasts could be your ticket to adding more tranquility to your daily life. Some are designed to promote better sleep, some are for relaxation and some help you meditate. Whether you frequently have trouble sleeping and relaxing or only find yourself occasionally restless, you’re sure to find a few of these podcasts valuable for helping you wind down and quiet your mind.