A study in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (JAACAP), published by Elsevier, reports on a review of nonpharmacological treatments for ADHD, specifically electroencephalogram (EEG biofeedback, or neurofeedback), which shows a large improvement of inattention at the end of the trial, but without a significant difference between the two treatments.
Written by Kathrin LaFaver, MD
The field of integrative medicine is gaining a steadily growing interest base among patients and healthcare professionals alike. Defined as healing-oriented practice with a focus on lifestyle interventions, offering patient-centered care addressing physical, mental, and spiritual well-being, it can fill the gaps that many perceive in our traditional healthcare environment.
Published by Elizabeth Hofneinz, M.P.H., M.ED.
Can patient’s commitment to a physical therapy protocol be improved? A new study offers hope that, with a technique called Cognitive Muscular Therapy, patient adherence to important and necessary physical therapy can indeed improve.
Calf muscles act as the body's second heart, helping to pump blood through the rest of the body, but most people strain this system by remaining stagnant for long periods of time each day. Eric Peper discusses the importance of this circulatory system and how to reactivate your body's second heart.
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