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Ex-Brazilian president fears losing voice


March 31st, 2012 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, March 31 (IANS) Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has said he was more afraid of losing his voice than dying from cancer."If I lose ... Read more...

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Lohan takes mom’s advice to avoid controversies


March 25th, 2012 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 25 (IANS) Lindsay Lohan's mother Dina has advised her to stay at home and "live in a bubble" to avoid getting into trouble till Thursday, when her ... Read more...

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Osbourne prefers therapy over medication


February 22nd, 2012 - 8:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) Singer Kelly Osbourne says she prefers therapy sessions rather than medication to cope with her drug addiction issues.The 27-year-old has battled drink and drug addiction in ... Read more...

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New smartphone could help you cope with blues


February 8th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 8 (IANS) A new smart phone senses your depression and nudges you to go out with friends, a study reveals.It's the future of therapy at a new Northwestern ... Read more...

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Halle Berry’s daughter needs counselling


January 31st, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 31 (IANS) Actress Halle Berry's daughter Nahla needs a therapist, says the County Department of Children and Family Services.The organisation is currently investigating claims by the child's ... Read more...

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Kutcher gifts Moore eco-friendly car


November 22nd, 2011 - 4:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 22 (IANS) Actor Ashton Kutcher bought estranged wife Demi Moore an eco-friendly car in an attempt to save their marriage.According to tmz.com, the 33-year-old actor spent over $100,000 ... Read more...

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Meet the NY therapist who solves patients’ problems by stripping off!


March 3rd, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 3 (ANI): A 24-year-old New York woman, with an interest in psychology, conducts therapy sessions during which she removes her clothing.By slowly peeling away the layers of her clothes during ... Read more...

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Feds make Medicare fraud arrests


February 18th, 2011 - 2:48 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Tampa, Feb 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The police have made several arrests after an investigation into Medicare fraud.About 20 people including three doctors have been arrested in connection with the fraud. The police ... Read more...

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Stress management program benefits patients with heart disease


January 25th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): Scientists have found that a cognitive behavioral therapy program focusing on stress management decreases the risk of recurrent heart attacks and other cardiovascular events in patients with heart ... Read more...

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Fergie accredits thick skin, good therapist to ‘Woman of the Year’ success


November 3rd, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 3 (ANI): Stacy (Fergie) Ferguson has accredited her thick skin and good therapist to her success as one of Glamour magazine's 'Women of the Year.'"Definitely. And that comes with ... Read more...

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Mel B says sex and therapy is what keeps her marriage going


October 30th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 30 (ANI): Former Spice Girls member Mel B has revealed that sex and weekly marriage therapy sessions have helped to keep her marriage to movie producer Stephen Belafonte going.Mel, ... Read more...

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Ultrasound device speeds up broken bone healing


October 8th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 8 (IANS) Pulses of high-frequency sound can significantly speed up the healing of broken bones. Researchers tested the therapy on patients with fractured shin bones, or tibias, which had ... Read more...

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‘Sixth sense’ makes lovey-dovey couples’ brains work in sync


September 27th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 27 (ANI): Always wondered how your partner could actually read your mind? Well, this is not just a fruit of your imagination, for scientists have now found that some couples ... Read more...

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Lohan to undergo psychotherapy


August 26th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 26 (IANS) Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan has been ordered to undergo drug treatment and psychotherapy following her release from inpatient rehab. Judge Elden Fox has ruled that Lohan ... Read more...

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LiLo to undergo rigorous outpatient therapy


August 26th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, August 26 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan is facing strict monitoring now that she is out of rehab.The star must pass random drug and alcohol tests or go back to jail, according ... Read more...

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Cognitive behavioral therapy plus medication may help adults with ADHD


August 25th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 25 (ANI): A new study has found that adding cognitive behavioral therapy - an approach that teaches skills for handling life challenges and revising negative thought patterns - to pharmaceutical ... Read more...

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Can psychedelic drugs chase blues away?


August 19th, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) Psychedelic drugs like LSD, which alter thought process and perception, can chase the blues away. The drugs can help patients alter their perception of problems or pain levels, according ... Read more...

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Changing thoughts ‘can help cure severe depression’


May 13th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 13 (ANI): A study has revealed that moderate to severely depressed clients showed greater improvement in cognitive therapy when therapists emphasized changing how they thought rather than how they behaved.The ... Read more...

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Take cognitive therapy to come out of severe depression


May 13th, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 13 (IANS) You can come out of depression, even if it is severe, with the help of cognitive therapy, says a new study. Cognitive Therapy is one of the main techniques ... Read more...

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Robert Downey Jr. encourages therapy sessions


May 8th, 2010 - 2:36 am ICT by IANS
London, May 8 (IANS) Hollywood actor Robert Downey Jr. encourages his friends to sign up for therapy sessions as he believes counselling changed his life for the better. "Therapy is great, therapy just ... Read more...

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Cognitive behavior therapy may rapidly relieve severe IBS symptoms


April 27th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): Cognitive behavior therapy may rapidly relieve severe symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), according to a new study.The study has been published in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, the ... Read more...

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Therapy works for very distressed couples too


April 20th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 20 (IANS) The largest, most comprehensive clinical trial of couple therapy ever conducted has found it can help even very distressed married couples - if both partners want to improve ... Read more...

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Therapy benefits even when it comes to very distressed married couples


April 20th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 20 (ANI): Therapy can help even very distressed married couples if both partners want to improve their marriage, says a new study.The study, conducted by Andrew Christensen, a UCLA professor ... Read more...

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Larry King’s divorce is going ahead as planned, says lawyer


April 19th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 19 (ANI): Larry King's lawyer has claimed that the TV anchor is certainly going for a divorce with estranged wife Shawn Southwick.He has denied reports that King is trying to ... Read more...

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Dance therapy improves seniors’ gait, balance


April 18th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 18 (IANS) For seniors, dancing needn't be just for fun, it can also be therapeutic. Two recent studies conducted by researchers at the University of Missouri (UM) found that participation ... Read more...

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Dancing improves seniors’ gait, balance


April 17th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): Participation in dance-based therapy can improve balance and gait in older adults, researchers have found.And improved functionality among seniors can decrease their risk of falling and reduce costly ... Read more...

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Marilyn Monroe’s chest x-ray on sale


April 14th, 2010 - 5:51 am ICT by IANS
London, April 14 (IANS) Fans of the late actress Marilyn Monroe will be able to bid for an intimate snap of the Hollywood icon at an upcoming auction - an X-ray of ... Read more...

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Mild exercise helps cut dosage of prescribed sedatives


April 9th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 9 (IANS) The use of prescribed sedatives goes down by half if mild exercise programmes are introduced among critically ill patients in the intensive care unit (ICU), research says. Mild ... Read more...

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Mindfulness meditation can help in marriage counselling


April 8th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): Mindfulness meditation can act as an effective tool in Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) curriculum, according to a study.Virginia Tech is one of few universities to integrate ... Read more...

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Therapy helped Shakira overcome insecurities


March 30th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) Popular singer Shakira says she underwent regular therapy sessions for nine years to overcome insecurities. Shakira first sought help in 2001 because she was unhappy with her looks. ... Read more...

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Shakira underwent therapy to deal with body hang-ups


March 28th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 28 (ANI): Shakira has confessed it took her multiple therapy sessions to get over her body hang-ups.The 33-year-old singer revealed she started therapy in 2001 and the results have ... Read more...

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Houston, TX behavioral counseling business owner charged with health care fraud


March 4th, 2010 - 2:27 am ICT by BNO News
HOUSTON, TEXAS (BNO NEWS) – The owner of a Houston, Texas behavioral business was charged on Wednesday with 17 counts for a scheme to defraud Medicaid for more than $1 million, prosecutors ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods Receiving Therapy Sessions In Arizona


March 2nd, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Arizona, Mar 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Troubled golfer Tiger Woods is receiving private therapy sessions in an Arizona home, according to certain reports. If the reports are to be believed then ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods ‘receiving private therapy sessions’


March 1st, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 1 (ANI): Tiger Woods is receiving private therapy sessions out of a home in Cave Creek, Arizona, say sources.And the embattled golfer himself has been staying at the ... Read more...

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Group “talking therapy” sessions can help ease back pain


February 26th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 26 (ANI): Individuals suffering from chronic lower back pain may find relief through a form of group "talking therapy", a UK trial has shown.In the study by Universities of ... Read more...

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