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If you want to recharge your brain between math studies its better to do something difused mode rather then focused mode activities. Not the philosophy, learning language or computer games, and probably not reading. Excersize/yoga/meditation/walk/dance/darts/juggling/etc.
I would advice to pick up on some activity that is as opposite to your work as possible. In my final year of getting a PhD in computer science (this period in your life when feeling miserable is the standard) I started taking singing lessons. They ended up having a therapeutic effect on me by providing an output for my emotions that I didn't even know were ...
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