Positive effects of MediYoga on blood pressure and cortisol levels in saliva in patients with myocardial infarction.

Yoga has been practised for around 5,000 years and is proven to offer both physical and mental health benefits. Rehabilitation is particularly important in the case of patients who have suffered a myocardial infarction (heart attack) to reduce a recurrence. This study was designed to investigate the possible benefits of medical yoga, as part of a cardiac rehabilitation programme following a heart attack, and risk factors for heart and cardiovascular diseases.

The yoga sets used in the study: Start-Up Package 1, Start-Up Package 2, Start-Up Package 3

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