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Volume 5, Issue 1, May 21, 2012

  • Epigenetics
  • Good Health Means Meeting Our "Needs" Rather then Our "Wants."
  • How I Found PNI
  • What is Applied Psychoneuroimmology (A-PNI)?
  • Principles of Applied Psychoneuroimmunology
  • Healing Behaviors> Real Change
  • For Immediate Use> Recent Research Stated Simply

Volume 4, Issue 3, March 25, 2009

  • “Hope” is a Very Healthy Feeling (Obama Wins!!)
  • Healing Happens! (case study) “Erin”
  • How Chronic Psychological Stress Leads to and Maintains Chronic Inflammation
  • Recent PNI Research (simply stated)
  • Positive Self-esteem Protects Against the Development of Chronic Dis-ease
  • “Self-Concept” and Cellular Events
  • PNI Related Research

Volume 4, Issue 2, June 29, 2008

  • “Introducing the Healthy Behavior Assessment Tool (HBAT)
  • Purpose of the Healthy Behavior Assessment Tool
  • How to Use the Healthy Behavior Assessment Tool
  • Principles & Premises of the Healthy Behavior Assessment Tool
  • Recent Psychoneuroimmunological(PNI), & PNI Related Research~ Important Nuggets for Use

Volume 4, Issue 1, January 15, 2008

  • “An Inconvenient Truth”
  • Healing Happens! ("Clara"- Low Blood Sugar and Pain, a case study)
  • Recent Research in PNI (simply stated)

Volume 3, Issue 3, May 1, 2007

  • “Heather’s Story” ~ CFS/FM (presents her own story of healing)
  • Understanding Heather from a PNI Perspective
  • Recent Research in PNI (stated simply)

Volume 3, Issue 2, November 26, 2006

  • “Anti-inflammatory Behavior” ~ Real Healing on The Road-Less-Traveled
  • Health Benefits of Chronic Pain Support Groups, by Mary Julian Phillips, PT
  • Healing Happens! (Pain and Anger, a case study)
  • Recent Research in PNI (stated simply)

Volume 3, Issue 1, July 11, 2006

  • Chronic Pain, Fatigue, and Depression are the Result of Conditioned Chronic Inflammation, which is Maintained by Habitual Behavior.
  • The National Crises in Healthcare: A Proposed Solution for California, by Safiya Gabriel, MPH, MA.
  • Healing Happens! (Carpal Tunnel, a case study)
  • Recent Research in PNI (simply stated)

Volume 2, Issue 2, February 18, 2006

  • Individual Perception and Inflammation (Psychoneuroimmunology finds Perceptual Psychology)
  • Osteopathy and Inflammation, by Melvin R. Friedman, D.O.
  • Healing Happens! (Post-Traumatic Stress, a case study)
  • Recent PNI and Related Research (simply stated)

Volume 2, Issue 1, October 10, 2005

  • “The Healing Powers of Laughter,” by Susan Welch, a Certified Laughter Yoga Practioner.
  • Recent research in PNI, simply stated.
  • Healing Happens!! (Lori’s story, a case study).
  • Health in The Big Picture (“Before the Roe v. Wade Ruling, Tragedy Wasn’t Only for Those Who Died,” by Mary Ann Sorrentino)
  • “Allostatic Load” and Dis-ease
  • Finding Inflammation from Behavior

Volume 1, Issue 2, March 25, 2005

  • Applied Psychoneuroimmunology (PNI)
  • Preventing Repetitive Strain, Beth Weiss, OTR/L, CHT
  • Using a Computer Safely- Rob’s Health Tips
  • Healing Happens! (Al’s story, a case study)
  • Anatomy & Physiology in Psychoneuroimmunology (PNI)

Volume 1, Issue 1, July 11, 2004

  • Finding Inflammation in Behavior (beginning in the 1970’s)
  • Chronic Inflammation is The Problem (“A Successful Approach,” Candace Pert, Ph.D. defines “chemical brain”)
  • Healing Happens!! (Helen’s story, a case study)
  • Anatomy and Physiology in Psychoneuroimmunolgy: A Start