meditation http://iowapublicradio.org en Veterans: Lobotomies to Meditation http://iowapublicradio.org/post/veterans-lobotomies-meditation <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">From radical brain surgery, to drug therapy and meditation, Iowa veterans have done it all while coping with mental illness in the aftermath of war. Treatments have come a long way since lobotomies were performed on World War II vets in Knoxville. &nbsp;</span></p><p><a href="http://projects.wsj.com/lobotomyfiles/?ch=one">See the Wall Street Journal investigation</a></p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 38140 at http://iowapublicradio.org Veterans: Lobotomies to Meditation How do Iowans use meditation? http://iowapublicradio.org/post/how-do-iowans-use-meditation-0 <p>There are several recent studies showing how meditation can help fight cancer, PTSD, learning disabilities, as well as everyday physical and mental ailments. Host Charity Nebbe talks with meditators across the state to find out how the practice of meditation impacts their lives. Charity also talks with Dr. Luke Hansen about how stress affects the body and why meditation is an effective method to fight pain.</p><p></p> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 18:11:46 +0000 Charity Nebbe 12518 at http://iowapublicradio.org How do Iowans use meditation? How do Iowans use meditation? http://iowapublicradio.org/post/how-do-iowans-use-meditation <p>There are several recent studies showing how meditation can help fight cancer, PTSD, learning disabilities, as well as everyday physical and mental ailments. Host Charity Nebbe talks with meditators across the state to find out how the practice of meditation impacts their lives. Charity also talks with Dr. Luke Hansen about how stress affects the body and why meditation is an effective method to fight pain.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 30 May 2012 16:25:57 +0000 Charity Nebbe 2392 at http://iowapublicradio.org How do Iowans use meditation?