Yogic Management of Common Diseases deals with 36 common as well as serious diseases afflicting the human body. Diseases covered include those affecting the head and neck, the cardiovascular and respiratory systems, the gastro-intestinal tract, the joints and musculo-skeletal system, and the uro-genital system. Basic information is provided about the causes and effects of each condition from both the yogic and medical viewpoints. In depth yogic management of each disease is also presented along with the current medical treatment, dietary recommendations and other advice. This informative text offers a way of managing disease and regaining health the yogic way.
Publisher: Yoga Publications Trust
Copyright: 1996, Current printing 2002
244 pages, photos and captions
5.5" x 8.5"
Yoga / Spirituality
About the Author:
Dr Swami Karmananda was born in Australia and graduated in medicine from Sydney University. He first visited Bihar School of Yoga in 1974 to obtain greater insight into yoga therapy. His journey to India served as a turning point in his life and he spent several years working in the IYFM Research Coordinating Centre.