Research Updates: meditation

Below are short extracts from research updates about this subject - select more to read each item.

  1. Issue 197

    SCHOORMANS and NYKLICEK, Department of Medical Psychology, Centre of Research on Psychology in Somatic Disease (CoRPS), Tilburg University, Tilburg, the Netherlands examined whethe1


  2. Issue 191

    CHADWICK and COLLEAGUES,  King's College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Dept of Psychology, London, UK. explored experiences of practising mindfulness and how this related t1


  3. Issue 191

    XUE and COLLEAGUES, Institution Institute of Neuroinformatics and Laboratory for Body and Mind, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China determined whether 11 h of Integrative Body-Mind Training(IBMT) alters topological properties of the an1


  4. Issue 191

    STONINGTON, Anthropology, History and Social Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA. describes a new form of clinical 1


  5. Issue 188

    YANG and COLLEAGUES,  Cardinal Tien College of Healthcare and Management, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC. examineD the effects of meditation on the physical and mental health of junior college students.


  6. Issue 186

    MULARSKI and COLLEAGUES,  The Center for Health Research , Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227, USA. tested the efficacy of a mindfulness-based breathing1


  7. Issue 182

    NIDICH and COLLEAGUES, Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management Research Institute, Maharishi Vedic City, Iowa, USA. conducted a randomized controlled trial (1


  8. Issue 171

    RAFFONE and SRINIVASAN,  Department of Psychology, "Sapienza" University of Rome, Rome, Italy; Perceptual Dynamics Laboratory, BSI RIKEN, Japan. antonino.raffone@uniroma1 .it attempt to deve1


  9. Issue 165

    VESTERGAARD-POULSEN and COLLEAGUES, Center for Functionally Integrative Neuroscience, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark. report evidence of structural differences in the lower brainstem of parti1


  10. Issue 165

    OMAN and COLLEAGUES, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA. evaluated effects on health professional relational caregiving self-efficacy from an eight-w1


  11. Issue 163

    FREDRICKSON and COLLEAGUES, Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA. tested the hypothesis that meditation and positive emotions create increas1


  12. Issue 151

    HORTON-DEUTSCH and co-workers, Indiana University School of Nursing, 1111 Middle Drive, 403L Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA,, have used a mindfulness-based intervention for bone marrow 1


  13. Issue 144

    LANE and co-authors, Department of Psychiatry, Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC, USA, have described the benefits of a brief meditation training.


  14. Issue 144

    SEPHTON and others, University of Louisville and James Graham Brown Cancer Center, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA,, have used mindfulness-based meditation in the treatment of fibromyal1


  15. Issue 140

    ALLEN and co-authors, ORYGEN Research Centre, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia,, have reviewed (67 references) mindfulness-based psychotherapies.


  16. Issue 125

    WENK-SORMAZ, Fresh Yoga, New Haven, Connecticut, USA, has hypothesized that meditation reduces habitual responding.


  17. Issue 123

    WALTON and colleagues, Center for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, Iowa, USA,, have written about stress, cardiovascular disease and transcendental meditation. Abstra1


  18. Issue 118

    TAKAHASHI and colleagues, Department of Neuropsychiatry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, Matsuoka-cho, Fukui 910-1193, Japan, have studied changes in the nervous system during meditation.


  19. Issue 116

    WENK-SORMAZ, Fresh Yoga, New Haven, Connecticut, USA, reports that meditation can reduce habitual responding.


  20. Issue 108

    OTT, Pain and Palliative Care Program and Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA02115, USA,, has reviewed (21 references) mindfulness meditation. Abstract:1


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