Essays Tagged: "Biofeedback"

Meditation. Article form.

ous methods to help cope with stress, everything from exercise and diet to alternative methods like biofeedback. However, the most effective method to deal with stress is not one of these modern metho ...

(4 pages) 149 0 3.2 Mar/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Health psych - CFS and Fm (chronic fatigue syndrome and Fibromyalgia)

all subjects in the study had previously received some form of medical treatment (massage therapy, biofeedback, physical therapy, etc) before taking the nutritional supplements but with no lasting su ...

(3 pages) 47 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Neurons, Hormones, and the Brain. 49 Definitions!

- The subdivision of the peripheral nervous system that regulates the internal organs and glands.Biofeedback - A method for learning to control bodily functions including ones usually thought to be ...

(4 pages) 78 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Give a brief account of psychological methods of stress management and consider their strengths and limitations.

cal method involves stress inoculation and increasing hardiness, whereas the physiological includes biofeedback and therapeutic drugs. Therapeutic drugs are simply drugs which reduce the physical effe ... imply drugs which reduce the physical effects of stress, whit out actually deterring the cause, and biofeedback is a method by which we learn to control the effects of stress by relaxation and meditat ...

(2 pages) 101 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Depression, Stress & Suicide

Handheld Devices in Health Care Delivery

ast 3 years. From devices and applications that allow doctors to translate speech, to ones such as "Biofeedback" apps that allow patients to receive live information about a physiologic process that i ... the control of the nervous system (such as breathing or sleeping) (Jacobson 275). One example of a biofeedback app that I myself have used is called "Belly Bio". This application allows users to moni ...

(8 pages) 8 0 0.0 Mar/2013

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking