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2014-06-04 23:00:29

Established by mind-body health and integrative medicine pioneer Deepak Chopra, M.D., the Mind Body Medical Group at the Chopra Center is partnering with renowned scientists to study the power of meditation, yoga, and other daily lifestyle practices to prevent and reverse disease. Carlsbad, California (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 Mind-body health and integrative medicine pioneer Deepak Chopra, M.D., announced today that the Mind Body Medical Group located at the Chopra Center for Wellbeing is...

2013-08-22 23:22:25

Thomas McAfee, M.D., Named CEO of New Keck Medicine of USC Medical Foundation Kansas City, Missouri (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 MSA Executive Search, an INTEGRATED company, dedicated exclusively to healthcare executive search, announced the successful recruitment of Thomas McAfee, M.D., Chief Executive Officer of Keck Medicine of USC Medical Foundation, located in Los Angeles, California. Dr. McAfee is expected to begin his new role on Sept. 3, 2013. An in-depth analysis of Keck Medicine...

2013-04-01 12:59:43

It is known that family-based treatment that combines nutrition and exercise education, along with behavior modification, is a good approach to help children lose weight. But clinic-based weight-control programs for childhood obesity are not accessible to many families, due to issues such as cost or time commitment. Initial studies at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine indicate that a self-help treatment program for overweight children and their parents, guided by...

2011-01-30 10:46:43

Research from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine provides new clues for the compulsive behavior and cognitive defects associated with a rare childhood neurological disease called Lesch-Nyhan Disease (LND). Two pathways found to be defective in LND are known to be associated with other neurodegenerative disease, such as Alzheimer's and Parknson's diseases, suggesting common causes of cognitive and behavioral defects in these neurological disorders.The research is...


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