Tag Archives: stress
PTSD

Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction to Improve Care For Veterans with Gulf War Illness

Symptoms of Gulf War illness were improved significantly when mindfulness-based stress reduction was added to treatment as usual. Each mindfulness-based stress reduction class series met once per week (2.5 hours per session) for 8 weeks, plus a 7-hour session on a Saturday between weeks 6 and 7. Participants received instruction on mindfulness meditation practices, including body […]

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Glock

Post Modern Stress Disorder: Violence & Health

With mass shootings and terrorist attacks erupting randomly around the globe– from Oregon to Paris to Beirut to Colorado Springs to San Bernadino– life at the close of 2015 is violent and stressful. Hours after a husband-wife team shot up a holiday party for public health workers in San Bernadino, the Boston Globe released a story stating that […]

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depression

Major Depressive Disorder: CME Supplement

The holidays can be a stressful time for your patients, and some may become depressed. Learn the latest treatment options for major depressive order with this continuing medical education (CME) supplement.  Major Depressive Disorder: Understanding the Significance of Residual Symptoms and Balancing Efficacy with Tolerability Statement of Needs and Purpose Effective treatment with antidepressants is […]

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