“Mindfulness and Neural Cardiovascular Control in Humans”
This study evaluates the impact of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) on sympathetic nerve activity and arterial stiffness. The investigator's central hypothesis is that MBSR will reduce sympathetic activity and arterial stiffness.
Behavioral - Stress Management
An eight week stress reduction course.
Randomized, Active-Control Study to Determine the Effect of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction on Sympathetic Activity and Arterial Stiffness