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TM

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for TURKMENISTAN.

TM

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for Turkmenistan. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Turkmen bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Turkmenistan. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Turkmenistan. Each Turkmen province has its own code with the prefix "TM." For example, the code for the Province of Ahal is ISO 3166-2:TM-A.
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Impact of transcendental meditation on ambulatory blood pressure in African-American adolescents.
The Transcendental Meditation program was taught to students by certified (TM) teachers, following the same standardized procedures for teaching.
Brand spoke passionately and sincerely about the emotional solace he has found in Transcendental Meditation, describing how TM has helped him repair his psychic wounds.
Students were taught the Transcendental Meditation technique in a standard seven-step course and then practiced twice a day at school for 10-15 minutes as part of their daily Quiet Time program.
69, comparable to that shown by the large meta-analysis of transcendental meditation research by Eppley et al.
David Orme-Johnson, lead author of this research, "Prior research indicates that Transcendental Meditation creates a more balanced outlook on life and greater equanimity in reacting to stress.
After 16 weeks, the transcendental meditation group had lower systolic blood pressure--123 millimeters of mercury (mmHg) versus 130 mmHg--and improved insulin resistance compared to the control group.
A 16-week program of transcendental meditation (TM) helped people with coronary heart disease (CHD) lower their blood pressure and lessen insulin resistance, a precursor to type 2 diabetes, an independent risk factor for heart attacks.
The Academy Award-nominated director is on the lecture circuit seeking to raise $7 billion - yes, that's "b" as in a lotta gold bullion - to bring Transcendental Meditation to students in public schools through his David Lynch Foundation for Consciousness-Based Education and World Peace.
Lynch, 59, has taken time out from editing his latest feature, ``Inland Empire,'' to speak at 13 colleges on the East and West coasts, talking to students (and whoever else shows up) about the value of transcendental meditation.
It takes these characteristics from Hinduism, through the medium of Transcendental Meditation (TM).

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