Medical protocols for treating many diseases, disorders, and conditions. Includes herbal, allopathic, and pharmacological approaches. Most medical specialties are covered, with guidelines at the "family doctor" level.
One of integrative medicine's foremost academic leaders, Brian M. Berman, MD, is the Director and Professor of the Complementary Medicine Program and the Founder and Director of the Center for Integrative Medicine, the first integrative medicine center at
One in 100 Americans are sociopathic. How do you spot the psychopath among your work colleagues? Professor Robert Hare, of the University of British Columbia, is a world expert on the "snakes in suits" who scale corporate ladders with consummate ease. He
Psychopaths showed less activity in brain areas involved in assessing the emotion of facial expressions, the British Journal of Psychiatry reports. In particular, they were far less responsive to fearful faces than healthy volunteers.
The conventional concept of tumor-host interactions is rooted in the realm of parasitology. A tumor invades an unsuspecting host, and in response to this assault, the host attempts to resist the advances of the tumor by calling on the armamentarium of the
The International Association for the Study of Commons (IASC) is launching a peer-reviewed, open-access journal, the International Journal of the Commons. It's now accepting submissions and the first issue will appear in 2007.