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Psychosomatic medicine (PM) is a newly licensed subspecialty in the field of psychiatry; it is also known as consultation-liaison (C-L) psychiatry. C-L psychiatry provides knowledge, practice, and instruction in the relation between mental and physical illness. This field is associated with services like diagnosis, therapeutics and research of illnesses in this area. Hence it connects psychiatry and other medical specialties, so that physicians and psychiatrists can discuss how to best manage patients with psychosomatic illness.
People with mental disorders develop cancer at younger ages

People with mental disorders develop cancer at younger ages

Terror fears raise women's level of protein linked to heart disease

Terror fears raise women's level of protein linked to heart disease

Spouses' emotions can effect psychological recovery after a heart attack or angioplasty

Spouses' emotions can effect psychological recovery after a heart attack or angioplasty

Correlation between hate speech and suicide rates remains constant

Correlation between hate speech and suicide rates remains constant

Physical activity cuts risk of depression in children

Physical activity cuts risk of depression in children

Depression in young women doubles risk of metabolic syndrome

Depression in young women doubles risk of metabolic syndrome

Reiner Center for Behavioral and Psychosomatic Medicine

Reiner Center for Behavioral and Psychosomatic Medicine

Basketball enthusiasts are on a losing streak when it comes to sleep

Basketball enthusiasts are on a losing streak when it comes to sleep