Video: ABC News looks at compassion meditation — “Anybody can do it.”

One child reports that it makes her nicer: “If I don’t meditate, I get really mad and yell at people.”

ABC News and reporter Dan Harris have been covering the meditation-and-science beat for a while now. Here's their latest report on meditation and how it's changing lives — in this case, we're specifically talking kids and families.


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