Join us for the ninth annual Dorothy L. Powell Global Health Lecture about post-traumatic stress disorder with speaker Donatilla Mukamana, PhD, RN, Dean, School of Nursing and Midwifery, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Rwanda. A reception will immediately follow in the atrium. Register at http://bit.ly/2016GHL by 2 PM, Monday, October 3. Speaker(s): Donatilla Mukamana, PhD, RN.. read more →

10 Jul 2017
July 10, 2017

Mindfulness in the Military

Sprinkling “Omm” mantras between “Ooh Rah!” battle cries can pay dividends for members of the Marine Corps and other branches of the military. According to a growing body of research, regular meditation improves the well-being of military members — both active duty and those who have previously served. Meditation is rooted in spirituality, which affects personal wellness in.. read more →

Results of UCLA-led study suggest a possible mental health benefit for some people who have the weight loss surgery Mental health conditions, such as depression and binge eating disorder, may be twice as common among bariatric surgery patients compared to the general U.S. population, with nearly 25 percent suffering from a mood disorder and nearly 20.. read more →