• Religiousness
  • However, 92% believed that religion and mental illness were connected and that religious issues should be addressed in treatment, and while 42% believed religiousness could lead to mental illness, 61% said that it could protect against mental illness. (rcpsych.org)
  • ISBN 978-1-57230-711-7 Multidimensional Measurement of Religiousness/Spirituality (book containing 2 chapters, scales, by Pargament) VITA: Kenneth I. Pargament, BGSU Kenneth I. Pargament (2007). (wikipedia.org)
  • world religions
  • Susan Starr Sered (born 1955) is Professor of Sociology at Suffolk University and Senior Researcher at Suffolk University's Center for Women's Health and Human Rights, having previously been the director of the "Religion, Health and Healing Initiative" at the Harvard University Center for the Study of World Religions, and a Professor of Sociology and Anthropology at Bar-Ilan University, Israel. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2002
  • 1992 - American Heart Association Research Fellowship 1997 - Basic Science Award, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine 2002 - ECOG Young Investigators Award 2002 - CEC- Clinical Pharmacology of Anti-tumor Drugs 2005 - Fellow, American College of Physicians 2011 - D Magazine - Best Doctors: Oncology-Hematology Initial management of metastatic disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2002 "Healing and Religion: A Jewish Perspective," Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine, special issue "Spirituality, Religious Wisdom, and Care of the Patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • theology
  • The study of religion encompasses a wide variety of academic disciplines, including theology, comparative religion and social scientific studies. (wikipedia.org)
  • The movement's nativist approach to theology and church polity imparted a unique flavor to the movement, placing them distinctly on the fringe of early nineteenth-century North American spirituality. (wikipedia.org)
  • The tradition claims descent from a prisca theologia, a doctrine that affirms the existence of a single, true theology that is present in all religions and that was given by God to man in antiquity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research
  • My 1998 Scientific Review of Alternative Medicine article about Matthews' study-in-progress concentrated on media coverage that the research was receiving even as the data were still being collected. (gpposner.com)
  • Recent research, however, has uncovered findings which suggest that to some patients religion may also be a resource that helps them to cope with the stress of their illness or with dismal life circumstances. (rcpsych.org)
  • Despite this burgeoning interest and the large number of recent studies, the field exploring the influence of religion/spirituality on health is still a relatively young, developing research area with evolving research measures and methods. (hhs.gov)
  • Included are research papers and notes on heart disease, religion and medicine, the spiritual factors in healing, and psychosomatic illness as well as personal and professional correspondence. (dartmouth.edu)
  • Also included are personal and professional correspondence, as well as case studies, documenting his work in and research of cardiac illnesses, psychosomatic illnesses and spiritual factors in healing. (dartmouth.edu)
  • However, there is a consensus in research done on spirituality that it influences health. (wikipedia.org)
  • distinguish
  • The concept of religion was first used in the 1500s to distinguish the domain of the church and the domain of civil authorities. (wikipedia.org)
  • For example, there is no precise equivalent of religion in Hebrew, and Judaism does not distinguish clearly between religious, national, racial, or ethnic identities. (wikipedia.org)
  • World's
  • World's largest Science, Technology & Medicine Open Access book publisher. (intechopen.com)
  • The society has claimed that various disasters may be prevented or relieved by prayer, often aided by "Spiritual Energy Batteries" meant to store healing psychic energy The society also believes that it is to make the way for the "Next Master," a messianic figure who will descend upon Earth in a flying saucer, possessing 'magic' more powerful than all the world's armies. (wikipedia.org)
  • psychological
  • Awasthi, P. " Spirituality and Health: A Psychological Inquiry . (upenn.edu)
  • Religion is an important psychological and social factor that may serve either as a powerful resource for healing or be intricately intertwined with psychopathology. (rcpsych.org)
  • He currently studies various relationships between religion, psychological well-being and stress, as well as other closely related subjects. (wikipedia.org)
  • Systema draws upon breathing and relaxation techniques, as well as elements of Russian Orthodox thought, to foster self-conscience and calmness, and to benefit the practitioner in different levels: the physical, the psychological and the spiritual. (wikipedia.org)
  • largely
  • These negative views toward religion were based largely on clinical experience, anecdotal reports and the personal opinions of influential psychiatrists. (rcpsych.org)
  • John A. Saliba states that unlike many other New Age or UFO religions, the Aetherius Society is largely considered uncontroversial, although its esoteric and millenarian aspects are sometimes ridiculed. (wikipedia.org)
  • emphasis
  • Traditional Korean martial arts place emphasis on the development of the practitioner's spiritual and philosophical development. (wikipedia.org)
  • Oncology
  • He is also the reviewer for several other journals including New England Journal of Medicine, The Lancet and Lancet Oncology. (wikipedia.org)
  • faith
  • Banks, J. W. " The Importance of Incorporating Faith and Spirituality Issues in the Care of Patients with Chronic Daily Headache . (upenn.edu)
  • P]hysic and faith", wrote historian of medicine Ray Porter "while generally complementary. (wikipedia.org)
  • complementary
  • Abstract Objectives: To explore the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) for infertility in a multicultural healthcare setting and to compare Western and non-Western infertility patients' reasons for using CAM and the meanings they attribute to CAM use. (biomedsearch.com)
  • by Alfredo Gomez-Beloz Ph.D., M.P.H.,1 and Noel Chavez Ph.D., R.D., L.D.2, The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine Vol. 7, No. 5, 2005 "Botánicas: Globalization of Religion through Commodity" Archived September 11, 2006, at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • folk
  • A botánica (often written botanica and less commonly known as a hierbería or botica) is a retail store that sells folk medicine, religious candles and statuary, amulets, and other products regarded as magical or as alternative medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Islam
  • Its advocates insist shamanism doesn't clash with Islam or western medicine - rather it fills a vital mystical role in an increasingly emotionally-challenging modern world. (newslook.com)
  • But conservative Islam has steadily gained sway in the historically moderate country, and religious bodies have issued edicts forbidding a range of animist spiritual practices as idolatrous. (newslook.com)
  • however
  • It is, however, a challenge to find detailed information on the ritual use of palms, which are an inextricable part of African medicinal and spiritual systems. (biomedsearch.com)
  • However, most botánica have products associated with other spiritual practices such as candomblé, curanderismo, espiritismo, macumba and santería. (wikipedia.org)
  • traditional medicine
  • All these groups have made their own specific contribution to Suriname's traditional medicine, which has resulted in a myriad of remedies against many disorders, mainly employing a variety of plants. (intechopen.com)
  • This chapter presents a brief history of Suriname, addresses the ethnopharmacological practices of Maroons and Creoles as well as Hindustanis and Javanese, and concludes with a few remarks on the previsions provided by the country's rich plant-based traditional medicine. (intechopen.com)
  • Ritual uses of palms in traditional medicine in sub-Saharan Africa: a review. (biomedsearch.com)
  • This is particularly prevalent in traditional Asian martial arts which may teach bone-setting, herbalism, and other aspects of traditional medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Importance
  • The majority (92%) recognised the importance of spiritual dimensions in their patients' lives and a quarter considered referral to the chaplaincy service, but more complete integration of spiritual advisors into the assessment and management of individual cases was rare. (rcpsych.org)
  • people
  • He was known as a medicine man and spiritual leader who worked to preserve the history, religion, and herbal healing methods of his people. (wikipedia.org)
  • The concept of religion was formed in the 16th and 17th centuries, despite the fact that ancient sacred texts like the Bible, the Quran, and others did not have a word or even a concept of religion in the original languages and neither did the people or the cultures in which these sacred texts were written. (wikipedia.org)
  • As Catholicism became a global religion, the Catholic orders and religious and lay people established health care centres around the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • When there were people he placed them upon the earth, but he soon observed that they were subject to sickness, misery, and death, and that unless he provided them with the Sacred Medicine they would soon become extinct. (wikipedia.org)
  • After consulting as to what would be best for the comfort and welfare of the Anishinaabeg, these manidoog agreed to ask Gichi Manidoo to communicate the Mystery of the Sacred Medicine to the people. (wikipedia.org)
  • Assessment
  • Studies of psychiatrists in the UK, Canada and the USA suggest that there remains widespread prejudice against religion and little integration of it into the assessment or care of patients. (rcpsych.org)
  • metaphysical
  • Che Esa was feeling dejected and drained of energy - and was diagnosed with a repression of a metaphysical wind, affecting her spiritual and emotional health. (newslook.com)
  • Before founding the Aetherius Society, King had been deeply involved in spiritual healing and had joined various theosophically-based metaphysical groups in London that were a marginal part of the religious scene. (wikipedia.org)
  • physical
  • In a talk on "The absolute and manifestation" given in at London in 1896 Swami Vivekananda said, I may make bold to say that the only religion which agrees with, and even goes a little further than modern researchers, both on physical and moral lines is the Advaita, and that is why it appeals to modern scientists so much. (wikipedia.org)
  • Often mide is translated into English as "medicine" (thus the term midewinini "medicine-man") though mide conveys the idea of a spiritual medicine, opposed to mashkiki that conveys the idea of a physical medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • Ariana, R. " Palliative Care and Spirituality . (upenn.edu)
  • We used a qualitative approach to explore barriers to biomedical care and reasons for use of traditional medicines for the treatment of cervical cancer in Gulu, northern Uganda. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Puchalski CM, Vitillo R, Hull SK, Reller N. Improving the spiritual dimension of whole person care: reaching national and international consensus. (jamanetwork.com)
  • True G, Phipps EJ, Braitman LE, Harralson T, Harris D, Tester W. Treatment preferences and advance care planning at end of life: the role of ethnicity and spiritual coping in cancer patients. (jamanetwork.com)
  • Study
  • Dr. Matthews was discussing his nearly completed study on the medical efficacy of intercessory prayer before "a slightly bewildered crowd" of future doctors at St. Louis University School of Medicine. (gpposner.com)
  • He is currently director of Duke's Center for the Study of Religion/Spirituality and Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Desiderius Erasmus (1466-1536) helped revive knowledge of ancient Greek medicine, Renaissance popes were often patrons of the study of anatomy, and Catholic artists such as Michelangelo advanced knowledge of the field through sketching cadavers. (wikipedia.org)
  • disorders
  • In a cooperation with Raphael M. Bonelli from Sigmund Freud University Vienna he undertook the first systematic evidence based analysis on the connection between mental disorders and religion. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • Initiatives such as the Association of American Medical Colleges' Medical School Objectives Program have helped to clarify the spiritual competencies that should be developed in learners. (umhsheadlines.org)
  • Given this, the U-M Medical School has developed a new program on health, spirituality and religion. (umhsheadlines.org)
  • The Michigan Medicine Web site does not provide specific medical advice and does not endorse any medical or professional service obtained through information provided on this site or any links to this site. (umhsheadlines.org)
  • William N. Chambers began his career at Dartmouth Medical School in 1946 as a teaching fellow in medicine. (dartmouth.edu)
  • Elias Smith's career particularly emphasized medical and spiritual reform. (wikipedia.org)
  • Different
  • Because of the nebulous definition of spirituality in the literature, measures are not consistent across different studies resulting in a lack of coherence in the literature. (wikipedia.org)