Bugs, Drugs, and Buddha—Psychoneuroimmunology
Lecture no. 27 from the course: Mind-Body Medicine: The New Science of Optimal Health
Taught by Professor Jason M. Satterfield | 33 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Health,Fitness & Nutrition Courses
Consider the impact of psychosocial factors on the immune system, featuring the correlation of emotional states with wound healing and surgical recovery. Study the effects of behavioral factors and stress management in treating HIV/AIDS and the role of stress in asthma. Finally, look at interventions to improve or recalibrate our immune systems.