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(August 19, 2003)
Summary: Psychosom Med. 2003 Jul-Aug;65(4):571-81. Department Psychosocial Resources, Tom Baker Cancer Centre (L.E.C., M.S., E.G.), Calgary, Alberta, Canada. OBJECTIVES: This study investigated the relationships between a mindfulness-based stress reduction meditation program for early stage breast and prostate cancer patients and quality of life, mood states, stress symptoms, lymphocyte counts, and cytokine production. METHODS: Forty-nine patients with […]
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(March 19, 2002)
Summary: Work 2002;19(1):3-7 In-Alignment, Inc., 1450 Catherine Drive, Berkeley, CA 94702, USA. Tel.: +1 510 558 0400; E-mail: Click here to send e-mail E-mail addressYour nameMessageThis field should not visible SubmitClear At work employees face numerous psychological stressors that can undermine their work performance. These stressors, stemming from a variety of possible causes, have enormous health […]
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(February 19, 2002)
Summary: Altern Ther Health Med 2002 Jan-Feb;8(1):60-2, 64-6 Haight-Ashbury Free Medical Clinic and the Department of Public Health in San Francisco, Calif, USA. Click here to send e-mail E-mail addressYour nameMessageThis field should not visible SubmitClear CONTEXT: Research on mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) has focused on measuring symptom reduction in middle-class and working-class populations. The present […]
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(April 19, 1999)
Summary: Percept Mot Skills 1999 Apr;88(2):409-16 Roosevelt University Stress Institute, Chicago, Illinois 60605, USA. 114 participants in four groups practiced 25 minutes of progressive muscle relaxation, yoga stretching, imagery, or a control task. Before and after training, participants took state versions of the Smith Quick Stress Test (which measures Somatic Stress, Negative Affect, and Worry) and […]
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(April 19, 1999)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 1999 Apr;43(2):218-24 Department of Physiology, Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College & General Hospital, Sion, Mumbai. A student under optimal stress does bring out his or her best, However extremes of stress can result in stress induced disorders and deteriorating performance. Can yoga be of benefit in stress induced effects in medical […]
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(October 19, 1998)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 1998 Oct;42(4):473-8 Scientific Research Department, Kaivalyadhama S.M.Y.M. Samiti, Lonavla. The recovery from induced physiological stress in Shavasana (a yogic relaxation posture) and two other postures (resting in chair and resting supine posture) was compared. Twenty one males and 6 females (age 21-30 yrs) were allowed to take rest in one of […]
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(March 19, 1997)
Summary: Nurse Pract 1997 Mar;22(3):150-2, 154, 157 passim Stress Reduction Program, Community Health Center, CT, USA. This article describes a bilingual mindfulness meditation-based stress reduction program in an inner-city setting. Mindfulness meditation is defined, and the practices of breathing meditation, eating meditation, walking meditation, and mindful yoga are described. Data analysis examined compliance, medical and psychologic […]
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(August 19, 1996)
Summary: Rev Esc Enferm USP 1996 Aug;30(2):217-28 To promote therapeutic educational activities for nursing personnel in order to decrease stress, to improve interpersonal relations and the search for self-knowledge are the objectives of the courses promoted by the Departament of Nursing of FCM and by The Continued Education Nursing Service of the University Hospital of UNICAMP. […]
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(May 19, 1995)
Summary: Gen Hosp Psychiatry 1995 May;17(3):192-200 Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester 01655, USA. A previous study of 22 medical patients with DSM-III-R-defined anxiety disorders showed clinically and statistically significant improvements in subjective and objective symptoms of anxiety and panic following an 8-week outpatient physician-referred group stress reduction intervention based on mindfulness meditation. […]
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(April 19, 1995)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 1995 Apr;39(2):111-6 Defence Institute of Physiology and Allied Sciences, Delhi. An attempt was made to evaluate the effect of Sahaja yoga meditation in stress management in patients of epilepsy. The study was carried out on 32 patients of epilepsy who were rendomly divided into 3 groups: group I subjects practised Sahaja […]
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