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(August 18, 2002)
Summary: Altern Ther Health Med 2002 Jul-Aug;8(4):64-6, 68-70, 72-3 University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point, USA. CONTEXT: Many epidemiological studies indicate that spirituality or religion are positively correlated with health measures, but research is needed on interventions that change spirituality to verify that it actually affects health and to justify suggestions that changes in spiritual practices or […]
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(June 18, 2002)
Summary: Jpn J Physiol 2002 Jun;52(3):313-6 Research Center of Health, Physical Fitness and Sports, Nagoya University, Nagoya 464-8601, Japan. Click here to send e-mail E-mail addressYour nameMessageThis field should not visible SubmitClear The ventilatory response to hypercapnia and arterial blood gases during ujjai respiration of once per minute for an hour were determined in a professional […]
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(May 18, 2002)
Summary: J Assoc Physicians India 2002 May;50(5):633-40 Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Medical Division Mumbai. AIMS OF STUDY: To study effect of yoga on the physiological, psychological well being, psychomotor parameter and modifying cardiovascular risk factors in mild to moderate hypertensive patients. METHODS: Twenty patients (16 males, 4 females) in the age group of 35 to 55 […]
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(December 18, 2001)
Summary: BMJ 2001 Dec 22-29;323(7327):1446-9 Dipartimento di Medicina Interna, University of Pavia, 27100 Pavia, Italy. OBJECTIVE: To test whether rhythmic formulas such as the rosary and yoga mantras can synchronise and reinforce inherent cardiovascular rhythms and modify baroreflex sensitivity. DESIGN: Comparison of effects of recitation of the Ave Maria (in Latin) or of a mantra, during […]
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(October 18, 2000)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 2000 Oct;44(4):392-400 Department of Physiology, PSG Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Peelamedu, Coimbatore-641 004. Sarvangasana (SVGN) is a head-down-body-up postural exercise in a ‘negative g’ condition. Though highly recommended as one of the three best of all the asanas it has not yet been studied for its very obvious effects […]
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(July 18, 2000)
Summary: J Assoc Physicians India 2000 Jul;48(7):687-94 All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India. BACKGROUND: Yoga has potential for benefit for patients with coronary artery disease though objective, angiographic studies are lacking. MATERIAL AND METHODS: We evaluated possible role of lifestyle modification incorporating yoga, on retardation of coronary atherosclerotic disease. In this prospective, randomized, […]
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(April 18, 2000)
Summary: J Indian Med Assoc 2000 Apr;98(4):176-9 IMA College of General Practitioners, New Delhi. The cut off age for elderly person in India is 60-65 years, in the USA is 75-80 years and 6th Joint Committee on Detection, Evaluation and Treatment of High Blood Pressure (JNC-VI) has identified it as above 60 years. Elderly people may […]
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(April 18, 2000)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 2000 Apr;44(2):207-10 Department of Physical Education, Pondicherry University. On the basis of medical officers diagnosis, thirty three (N = 33) hypertensives, aged 35-65 years, from Govt. General Hospital, Pondicherry, were examined with four variables viz, systolic and diastolic blood pressure, pulse rate and body weight. The subjects were randomly assigned into […]
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(July 18, 1999)
Summary: Int J Cardiol 1999 Jul 31;70(2):101-7 Margaret and H.A. Rey Laboratory for Nonlinear Dynamics in Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA. We report extremely prominent heart rate oscillations associated with slow breathing during specific traditional forms of Chinese Chi and Kundalini Yoga meditation techniques in healthy young adults. We applied both […]
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(May 18, 1999)
Summary: Compr Ther 1999 May;25(5):283-93 Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, USA. Conventional mind-body therapy has been proven a valuable non invasive way to manage coronary disease. Yoga practice, especially, has been found to be valuable in preventing adverse outcomes of coronary disease by improving resistance to stress.
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