Posts Tagged ‘yoga’

  • laughter therapy for Parkinsons's disease

    Laughter Yoga improves lives of Parkinson’s patients & their carers :)

    May 11, 2016 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    A new study has shown that Parkinson’s patients and their carers may experience significant benefits from laughter yoga. What is Laughter Yoga? Laughter yoga is a relatively new exercise regime that gained some popularity in the nineties. It’s a technique...

  • yoga prevents burnout in nurses

    Yoga proven to improve the lives of nurses

    October 9, 2015 | HealthQI | | Comments Off on Yoga proven to improve the lives of nurses

    What is burnout? Burnout occurs when an individual suffers from emotional exhaustion and begins to find coping with everyday life difficult. Sufferers can become detached from the world around them, usually due to being placed within an extremely stressful...

  • doctors practice yoga

    Yoga paves the way for integrative medicine

    July 13, 2015 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    Yoga - Improving Integration of Therapies Integrating complementary treatments, therapies and activities into a patient’s treatment mix seems to be an uphill struggle. Most doctors do not seem to feel it is their job to suggest the integration of other...

  • yoga reduces fatigue in children

    Yoga reduces fatigue in child cancer survivors

    February 12, 2015 | HealthQI | | Comments Off on Yoga reduces fatigue in child cancer survivors

    Can yoga really help cancer patients? Yoga has been around as an exercise and healing modality since before the 5th and 6th Centuries BC. It was generally ignored by the western medical professions until about 1950 when an article appeared in the Lancet that...