recommended that further research be conducted using a standardized yoga program to make it easier to identify the best ways to prevent and treat prenatal depression.
The review study appeared in BMC Psychiatry (2015, 15 , 1–8) and is open to everyone at
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, breathing techniques and meditation appropriate for
a cancer-specific group.
The study, published in BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine (2015; 15 , 1-9), is open access and can be downloaded at www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov
benefits than a single longer session. Published in Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise (2012; www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22776874), the study compared the effects of different exercise bouts on blood pressure over a 24-hour period. Scientists recruited 11 hypertensive individuals around 28 years
. They recommended incorporating yoga into school programs and developing policies for initiating yoga in schools and for training teachers. The article is available at www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3980104/. For more on youth and stress management, see "Mindfulness Practice: Empowering Fragmented Teens
. For example, in the Brown University study, women in the yoga group experienced less anxiety and an improved perception of health and well-being compared with control group members. The review study was published in Drug and Alcohol Dependence (2013; 132 , 399- 410). The yoga study is available at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov
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