Tag Archives: Therapy

Skepticism raised over small-scale studies of psychedelic therapy

A researcher whose work has focused on the effect MDMA has on behaviour has questioned the “hyped up” findings from research into psychedelics potential to treat PTSD. Melbourne University researcher Dr Gillinder Bedi said the small number of participants in current trials likely skew results and federal funding would be best directed towards sizing up.… Read More »

Art Therapy in the COVID-19 Era: Inspirations Abound from Munch to Dutch Masters and Toilet Tissue

Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing, said, “Variety of form and brilliancy of color in the object presented to patients are an actual means of recovery.” We all need some #ArtTherapy in this #StayHome COVID-19 era, #AloneTogether to #FlattenTheCurve. Yes, I’ve been spending too much time connecting on social media. Can you tell I’m… Read More »

Who is yoga therapy

Our health is a dynamic combination of body and mind. By 2012, there were at least 19 widespread styles from Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga to Viniyoga. Long term physical conditions are commmonly associated with depression and a variety of feelings – sadness, loss, frustration, anger. Verywell Health uses only high-quality sources, including peer-reviewed studies, to support the facts within our… Read More »

Dr Miriam Stoppard: Phone and online therapy give hope to sufferers of irritable bowel syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome affects between 10%-20% of the population. It’s a cause of great discomfort, even disability, and lost working days. Symptoms include bloating, constipation and diarrhoea. There’s no cure, and people with the condition often have recurrent flare-ups. Their lives can be ruled by IBS. Usual treatment includes maintaining a healthy lifestyle, attention to… Read More »

FDA declines to approve Enzyvant regenerative therapy on manufacturing concerns

(Reuters) – Privately held drug developer Enzyvant said on Thursday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve its regenerative tissue therapy for a rare immunodeficiency disorder and raised concerns about its manufacturing. The company was hoping to win its first approval for the therapy, RVT-802, aimed at treating congenital athymia, a disorder affecting… Read More »