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Study Says Meditation-Based Intervention Reduces Anxiety, Fear and Fatigue Among Breast Cancer Survivors
A mediation-based stress reduction intervention significantly improved psychological and physical symptoms among breast cancer survivors, a University of South Florida College of Nursing study reports.
The study, led by Cecile Lengacher, PhD, professor and pre-doctoral fellowship program director at USF College of Nursing, found that mindfulness-based stress reduction for breast cancer survivors MBSR(BC) significantly reduced psychological symptoms of anxiety and fear, and physical symptoms of fatigue severity among participants.
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News for College of Nursing at USF Health
Canvas has a mobile app
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 14:38:23 +0000
USF has now launched a mobile application for Canvas. That means USF Nursing students and faculty can download the Canvas by Instructure app on their mobile phones for free.
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Students to complete global experience in Panama
Fri, 17 Jun 2016 16:44:06 +0000
USF Nursing students continue their summer 2016 global health experience. This time, students will travel to Panama to improve patient care in Chitre.
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Dr. Ponrathi Athilingam to become fellow of HFSA
Fri, 03 Jun 2016 13:29:05 +0000
Ponrathi Athilingam, PhD, assistant professor at USF College of Nursing, was recently elected a fellow of the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA).
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Nursing staff receives awards from USF Staff Senate
Fri, 03 Jun 2016 13:26:49 +0000
USF Nursing’s Suzette Lemrow, undergraduate academic program specialist, and Jason Hepburn, fiscal and business specialist, each received the May 2016 Quiet Quality award from the university.
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