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Erin O’Donnell Natural Health August, 2001 Misty Letner had battled migraines and fatigue for 12 years. Her symptoms were so severe that when she was laid off from her job shortly before her Natural Health makeover began, she had no energy to look for a new one. She was sleeping almost 14 hours a night… Read more »

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Alan Mozes, Psychological Science 2001 Have a hunch that something’s about to go terribly wrong? It may just be paranoia. Or, researchers suggest, it may be an entirely accurate “gut feeling” based on subtle, unconscious comparisons with past events. “The bottom line is that sometimes when people get a hunch, it’s not mysterious,” said study… Read more »

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Tim Bergling Health24News, June 2001 WASHINGTON — Maybe a broken heart really does hurt. A new study suggests evidence for an old idea … that emotions aren’t just expressions of the mind, but rather a series of palpable sensations. Researchers at the University of Iowa College of Medicine looked at brain scans of 41 test… Read more »

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Steve Bailey Associated Press, May 7 2001 If you’re happy and you know it – you just may live longer. New research released Monday stemming from a 15-year study of aging and Alzheimer’s disease in nuns suggests a positive emotional state at an early age may help ward off disease and even prolong life. “It’s… Read more »

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Will Boggs, MD Reuter’s Health April 24, 2001 Women who harbor feelings of anger or depression are more likely to have heart disease risk factors such as high cholesterol and an unhealthy weight, a new study shows. Researchers say the findings add more support to the idea that physical and psychological factors conspire to raise… Read more »

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Reuters, April 26 2001 NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – People who see the proverbial glass as half empty may be nearly four times more likely than their optimistic peers to come down with a cold, study findings suggest. According to the report, psychological stress, particularly the chronic type that may accompany a neurotic and negative… Read more »

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Allergy 2001 A perceived increase in allergies among children in the industrialized world has been blamed on everything from environmental pollutants to sanitizing products. Now, a team of researches from Finland suggests that diet may play a role. Their study, published in a recent issue of the journal Allergy, found that children who eventually developed… Read more »

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Will Dunham Reuters March 27, 2001 BETHESDA, Md. (Reuters) – Medical experts gathered on Monday at the US National Institutes of Health, the very embodiment of the medical establishment, to discuss a concept once derided as New Age fluff–how emotions shape human health and disease. Leading researchers in medicine, neuroscience, microbiology, psychology and social sciences… Read more »

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Copyright © 1999 Nicotine Anonymous World Services God grant me serenity, to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can and the wisdom to know the difference. God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change. As smokers trying to stop smoking, we cannot change the craving… Read more »