Duke Personalized Health Blog

The Applications of Mindfulness in Health Care

Recent studies have shown that mindfulness training may improve health outcomes. “Mindfulness” is an integration of meditation training and yoga, and helps the patient achieve a mental state of awareness through acknowledging & accepting the present moment and creating unity between the mind & body.

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Defining Personalized Health Care

As a result of the announcement of the Precision Healthcare Initiative by President Obama at the end of January, innovative structures for improving healthcare are in the spotlight.  In the media, there has been a lot of conversation about healthcare

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