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Meditation as Medication - A Doctor’s Perspective

Meditation as Medication - A Doctor’s Perspective


What can meditation do for you?It can help you deal with the stress in your life. It can boost your immune system and help you with your physical and emotional problems. Dr. Matthew Raider presents the latest medical and scientific data regarding meditation and the prevention and treatment of many diseases including high blood pressure, heart disease, cancer and chronic pain.


Dr. Raider graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School with honors in 1979. He maintains a clinical practice in geriatric medicine. He held a faculty position at the University of Connecticut Medical School and has coordinated the geriatrics curriculum for the Middlesex Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program for over 30 years. He is currently medical director of four Connecticut health care facilities.


This program is appropriate for ages 18 and above. An invitation to join this virtual talk will be sent to participants one day prior to the event . Registration is required to receive the Zoom link. Register by clicking on the "Begin Registration" button (below). 

Wednesday, February 2, 2022 Show more dates
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Digital Programs Health and Wellness
  Adults     Older Adults  

Registration is required. There are 13 seats available.

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