Login   |  Users Online: 1584 Home Print this page Email this page Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size
Search Article 
  
Advanced search 
   Home | About us | Editorial board | Search | Ahead of print | Current issue | Archives | Submit article | Instructions | Subscribe | Contacts
RESEARCH ARTICLE
Year : 2009  |  Volume : 30  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 425-435

Management of Overweight and Obesity through specific Yogic procedures


1 B.A.M.S., P.G.D.Y.N., I.P.G.T. & R.A., Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, India
2 Ph.D. Scholar in Manas Roga & S.R.F.-AYU, I.P.G.T. & R.A., Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, India
3 Yoga Demonstrator, Maharshi Patanjali Institute for Yoga, Naturopathy, Education & Research, Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, India
4 Principal, Maharshi Patanjali Institute for Yoga, Naturopathy, Education & Research, Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, India

Correspondence Address:
Supriya Joshi (Deole)
B.A.M.S., P.G.D.Y.N., I.P.G.T. & R.A., Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


Rights and PermissionsRights and Permissions

Obesity is the most hazardous factor found in modern sedentary society. It is the main underlying cause of life threatening diseases like Coronary Heart Disease, Diabetes Mellitus, Atherosclerosis etc.Therefore it is important to control the increasing weight. The alternative therapies like Ayurveda, Yoga are being increasingly popular due to the limitations of allopathy. In the present study, the efficacy of certain yogic procedures is studied on the basis of subjective and objective paprameters of obesity. Statistically highly significant results are observed to decrease weight and Body Mass Index as well as subjective complaints of obesity by treatment through Yogic procedures.


[PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed986    
    Printed53    
    Emailed1    
    PDF Downloaded489    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal