Author: Swami ShankardevanandaPublisher: Yoga Publications TrustYear: 2002Language: EnglishPages: 315ISBN/UPC (if available): 8185787239
Yogic Management of Asthma and Diabetes, written by Dr Swami Shankardevananda Saraswati, under the guidance of Swami Satyananda Saraswati, explores two common disorders from a yogic perspective. The book discusses the background, nature and cause of each disease, medical and yogic treatments, diet and the yogic path to health. Yogic research into asthma and diabetes is presented, with details of clinical trials, case histories and yoga therapy camps. Yoga’s holistic approach to therapy and the effectiveness of yogic methods in establishing good health are explained.This new edition includes revised yogic practice programs for each disorder.
ASTHMA AND YOGAPersonal ReminiscencesSome Basics About AsthmaThe Respiratory systemCombating the EffectsProbable Causes of AsthmaMedical treatmentDiet and FastingYogic TreatmentPractice ProgramsOther TreatmentsThe Path to HealthDIABETES AND YOGADiabetes MellitusImportance of Correct Insulin DosageDiabetes and DietYogic Treatment of DiabetesCourse ProgramLow Blood SugarPRACTICESIntroductionCleansing PracticesSurya NamaskaraPawanmuktasana SeriesMajor AsanasPranayamaBandhasMeditationRESEARCH ON ASTHMA AND DIABETESIntroductionPersonal ExperienceAsthma-The Holistic ApproachAsthama-Holistic TherapyDiabetes ResearchCase HistoriesYoga Therapy CampsClinical TrialsHow Yoga WorksResearch on Bronchial Asthama at Raipur Medical CollegeDiabetes Camp at Calcutta AshramTestament to YogaAPPENDICESInternal OrgansLocation of the Endocrine GlandsLocation of the ChakrasGLOSSARY OF MEDICAL TERMSREFERENCESINDEX OF PRACTICES