Latest Psychosomatic medicine Stories

2013-05-04 11:55:09

Teenagers with high blood pressure appear to have better psychological adjustment and enjoy higher quality of life than those with normal blood pressure.

2012-02-09 23:22:53

Children who display multiple psychosomatic symptoms, such as regular aches and pains and sleep and appetite problems, are more than twice as likely to be experiencing physical abuse at home than children who do not display symptoms.

2011-06-30 12:12:00

LOS ANGELES, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For years, physicians have thought of chronic abdominal pain, also known as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), as the result of an overactive nervous system.

2010-11-10 06:14:00

NEW YORK, November 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Publishing Partnership to Help Advance Excellence in Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Elsevier, the world's leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information, announced today that it is partnering with the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine (APM) to publish Psychosomatics, the official journal of the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine.

2009-05-29 09:45:00

IBS Signs and Symptoms Tracker Sheds Light on IBS Warning Signs; IBS Treatment Matrix Helps Patients Find Relief BETHESDA, Md., May 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To mark World Digestive Health Day, the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG), in conjunction with global observances of this awareness day under the auspices of the World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO), today announced the availability of two new interactive tools aimed at helping to provide answers and hope to millions...

2009-03-10 16:16:33

Study links teen conflicts to potential risk for adult cardiovascular disease.

2009-03-05 13:40:00

University researchers said on Thursday that women in strained marriages are more likely than other wives to have high blood pressure and other associated factors for heart disease.

2009-01-21 07:19:59

A study suggests that children who suffer physical abuse, death of a parent or other childhood adversity and are anxious or depressed are at increased risk of developing asthma in adulthood.

2008-07-31 03:00:20

By Weisberg, Mark B Abstract In 2008, the 50th anniversary of ASCH, hypnosis is used increasingly for healthcare applications in hospitals, clinics, and psychotherapy practice.

2008-06-19 13:49:21

Researchers in the UK found that children who are self-confident may have a higher probability of becoming healthier adults.

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