This review provides information to assist clinicians who are considering mindfulness meditation for their patients.
Meditation training is a valuable, thoroughly secular tool for psychiatrists to incorporate into our patient practices—and our own personal self-care routines. Here: the basics.
Medical and lifestyle interventions successfully lowered the risk of type 2 diabetes in women with a history of gestational diabetes.
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The authors examine anxiety in the medically ill: its presence secondary to or as an impersonator of physical illness and its diagnostic and management challenges.
Two new studies have found that metabolic syndrome and weight loss surgery can independently affect urinary symptoms.
We in mental health care may be the last bastion of defense in the deterioration of the doctor-patient relationship. However, this role seems to be underplayed in the call for more integrated medicine of psychiatry with general medicine.
Obese children whose moms had gestational diabetes are about 6 times more likely to have diabetes or prediabetes than other obese children.
Black women born with low birth weight are at increased risk for the later development of type 2 diabetes mellitus, research shows.
Lack of exercise among women 30 years and older has a greater impact on the lifetime risk of heart disease than other factors, a new study finds.