University of Michigan Integrative Medicine program http://michiganradio.org en U of M researchers study 'Hope' & 'Heart' http://michiganradio.org/post/u-m-researchers-study-hope-heart <p>A new University of Michigan study finds a connection between <a href="http://www.uofmhealth.org/news/spiritual-heart-0801">spirituality and recovery</a> for cardiac patients. U of M researchers took cardiac patients for a four day non-denominational spiritual retreat.&nbsp;</p><p>During the retreat, the patients were encouraged to engage in meditation, guided imagery, drumming, journal writing and outdoor activities.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Sun, 07 Aug 2011 05:01:01 +0000 Steve Carmody 3632 at http://michiganradio.org U of M researchers study 'Hope' & 'Heart'