Author: Swami KarmanandaPublisher: Yoga Publications TrustYear: 2005Language: EnglishPages: 259ISBN/UPC (if available): 8185787247
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 view-points. 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.
INTRODUCTIONHEAD AND NECKShort and Long-SightednessHeadacheThyroid DiseaseCardiovascular SystemThe Heart and Circulatory SystemThe Respiratory SystemDisorders of the Respiratory SystemThe Common ColdBronchitis and EosinophiliaAsthamaSinusitis and Hay FeverTonsillitisGASTRO-INTESTINAL TRACTDisorders of the Digestive SystemThe Upper Digestive disordersPeptic UlcerConstipationColitisAcute Gastro-EnteritisMalabsorption statesDiabetes MellitusHepatitisThe Problem of ObesityJOINTS AND MUSCULO-SKELETAL SYSTEMArthritisCervical SpondylitisBack PainSlipped Disc and SciaticaUROGENITAL SYSTEMThe Urogenital systemKidney StonesProlapseUrinary Tract Problems in WomenMenstrual disordersLeucorrhoea and Vaginal InfectionsDisorders of the Male Reproductive SystemSterility and ImpotenceProstatic DiseaseHerniaHydroceleMISCELLANEOUS DISORDERSThe Skin in Health and DiseaseVaricose Veins