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2011-09-12 13:06:43

According to a study published this week in the September/October 2011 issue of the American Journal of Health Promotion (Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 56-60), people with consistently high health care costs experienced a 28 percent cumulative decrease in physician fees after an average of five years practicing the stress-reducing Transcendental Meditation technique compared with their baseline. Both between and within group comparisons were statistically significant. This study has major policy...

2011-08-01 14:57:00

LEXINGTON, Ky., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RAAM Global Energy Company ("RAAM" or the "Company") will host a conference call for investors and analysts to discuss its financial results for the second quarter of 2011 on Friday, August 12, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. (EDT). Participants should call 888-428-4479 to access the conference call. The Company's second quarter financial statements will be available via the internet at www.RAAMGlobal.com, under the "Investor Relations" tab prior to the...

2011-07-26 21:22:46

A non-drug approach to enhance students' ability to learn A random-assignment controlled study published today in Mind & Brain, The Journal of Psychiatry (Vol 2, No 1) found improved brain functioning and decreased symptoms of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, ADHD, in students practicing the Transcendental Meditation® (TM) technique. The paper, ADHD, Brain Functioning, and Transcendental Meditation Practice, is the second published study demonstrating TM's...

2011-06-01 15:14:56

Veterans of the Iraq/Afghanistan wars showed a 50 percent reduction in their symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after just eight weeks of practicing the stress-reducing Transcendental Meditation technique, according to a pilot study published in the June 2011 issue of Military Medicine (Volume 176, Number 6). The study evaluated five veterans, ages 25- to 40-years-old, who had served in Iraq, Afghanistan or both from 10 months to two years involving moderate or heavy moderate...

2011-05-09 14:18:00

LEXINGTON, Ky., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RAAM Global Energy Company ("RAAM" or the "Company") will host a conference call for investors and analysts to discuss its financial results for the first quarter of 2011 on Friday, May 13, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. (EDT). Participants should call 800-288-8960 to access the conference call. The Company's first quarter financial statements will be available via the internet at www.RAAMGlobal.com, under the "Investor Relations" tab prior to the...

2011-03-22 08:21:58

(Ivanhoe Newswire) "“ Transcendental Meditation may be an effective method to improving math and English academic achievement in low-performing student, according to this study. The study was conducted using 189 middle schoolers in California's public school system who were below proficiency level in English and math. Change in academic achievement was evaluated using the California Standard Tests (CST). "The results of the study provide support to a recent trend in education focusing...

2011-03-21 16:35:51

A study with at-risk urban middle school students The Transcendental Meditation® technique may be an effective approach to improve math and English academic achievement in low-performing students, according to a new study published in the journal Education. The study was conducted at a California public middle school with 189 students who were below proficiency level in English and math. Change in academic achievement was evaluated using the California Standards Tests...

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2010-04-07 12:18:20

The Transcendental Meditation® technique may be an effective approach to reduce symptoms of depression, according to two new studies to be presented at the 31st Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine in Seattle, Washington April 9th, 2010. The studies, conducted at Charles Drew University in Los Angeles and University of Hawaii in Kohala included African Americans and Native Hawaiians, 55 years and older, who were at risk for cardiovascular disease....

2010-03-04 16:42:13

A new EEG study conducted on college students at American University found they could more highly activate the default mode network, a suggested natural "ground state" of the brain, during their practice of the Transcendental Meditation technique. This three-month randomized control study is published in a special issue of Cognitive Processing dedicated to the Neuroscience of Meditation and Consciousness, Volume 11, Number 1, February, 2010. Specifically, the study found the TM technique:...


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