Obesity – d2

Obesity Curated, Annotated Bibliography   Conventional  Medical Thinking Obesity is defined by Body Mass Index (BMI) and attributed to a mismatch of energy intake (food) and energy expenditure (activity).  Treatment is focused on decreasing amount and changing...

Irritable Bowel

Irritable Bowel Curated, Annotated Bibliography Home » Articles » by Disease or Condition Classic Articles Qin HY, Cheng CW, Tang XD, et.al.  Impact of psychological stress on irritable bowel syndrome.  World Journal of Gastroenterology. 2014    FREE FULL TEXT...

Hypertension

Hypertension Curated, Annotated Bibliography   Conventional   Medical Thinking Hypertension is an idiopathic disease (unknown origin), identified when a person’s measured blood pressure is higher than desirable (using criteria from the American College of...

Asthma

Asthma Curated, Annotated Bibliography     Conventional medical thinking:  Asthma is an idiopathic disease, with narrowing and spasm of the airways.  Treatment uses inhaled corticosteroids, anti-inflammatory medications and in emergencies, a rescue inhaler.   System...

Cardiovascular

Cardiovascular Curated, Annotated Bibliography Home » Articles » by Disease or Condition CLASSIC  Articles Dong M, Giles WH, Felitti VJ, et al. Insights into causal pathways for ischemic heart disease: adverse childhood experiences study.  Circulation. 2004.   FREE...

Pregnancy

Pregnancy - Maternal Health Curated, Annotated Bibliography NEW  Articles Francis B, et al.  Racial discrimination and perinatal sleep quality.  Sleep Health. 2017 Everyday racial discrimination independently associated with poorer sleep quality among pregnant women,...