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Transcendental Meditation

Known as: Meditation, Transcendental, TM, Transcendental Meditation Therapy 
A mental technique used to promote relaxation, reduce stress, and improve quality of life. Transcendental Meditation is the registered trademark of… Expand
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Blacks have disproportionately high rates of cardiovascular disease. Psychosocial stress may contribute to this… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Psychological distress contributes to the development of hypertension in young adults. This trial assessed the effects… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Prior clinical trials suggest that the Transcendental Meditation technique may decrease blood pressure of normotensive… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND The metabolic syndrome is thought to be a contributor to coronary heart disease (CHD), and components of the syndrome… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE This study examined the impact of the Transcendental Meditation (TM) program on cardiovascular (CV) reactivity in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Abstract Three studies on 362 high school students at three different schools in Taiwan tested the hypothesis that regular… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Stress has been implicated in both somatic and mental disorders. The mechanisms by which stress leads to poor health are largely… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Can direct change in state of consciousness through specific mental techniques extend human life and reverse age-related declines… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Abstract Classical EEG combined with spectral analysis was performed on a group of subjects during Transcendental Meditation (TM… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
Oxygen consumption, heart rate, skin resistance, and electroenceph-alograph measurements were recorded before, during, and after… Expand
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