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Many time during meditation whole body feels the flow of electricity like the thing is it bio electricity or something else why this occurs but after that generally, I felt so miracle experience....how and what is this...
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Thanks a lot, dear Abeer Haq for your wonderful answer.
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Backache are of several types, like related to the muscles, vertebrae or spine. What may be the possible Yoga therapy for all three types of Back-pain?
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Few Days ago during International Yoga Day (21st June) some of the news channels came with the debate whether one should practice Surya Namaskar or not? The question is relation to the answer of that debate whether Surya Namaskar is related to any religion or it has some scientific bases?
Surya Namaskar is the combination of 12 Yoga postures. Several articles emphasize  that it is useful for physical fitness and hormonal balance. 
Is there any scientific study over it which proves the statement?
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Surya namaskara helps reducing body weight in obese persons.
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Yoga therapy is gaining popularity now all over. Is there any evidence based study to prove whether practice of Yoga improves our immune system?
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Several studies have conflicting methodologies regarding this matter. 
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Hello Judu,
The pain in the primary dysmenorrhea may be resulted from the increased contraction of the uterine muscle due to release of Prostaglandin by the increase activity of sympathetic nervous system. The yoga exercise might
The yoga exercise might be reduce the pain in the primary dysmenorrhea in following posible mechanism 
1- Modulation of sympathetic overactivity .
2-Faster transfer of the Prostaglandin from the body.
3-Release of endorphine which are produced by the brain act as a Endogenous opioide .
Regards
Dr Mrithunjay Rathore
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Some of the Yoga experts suggest neck rotation in the problem of cervical spondylitis, whereas some suggests not to perform this practice. Can we get the right answer?
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Very good points. This is the way to avoid the upper cross syndrome.
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Practitioners and professionals of Yoga claims that practice of Yoga improves the digestive functions. How can it be measured whether the digestion improved or not?
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Dear Kamakhya,
that is intresting :).
But from a scientific point of view, it first needs to be clarified, that an experiment never can "prove" a theory. Experiments are only able to say, that (in this case) the opposite is unlikely...: It is unlikely that Yoga does not improve digestive functions, however this is not precise, I think it gives you a gist.
And the way it is done is:
Define a "Manipulation" or "independent variable": for example invite two groups of people: one group makes yoga for half an hour in your laboratory, the other group only sits there for the same amount of time. Make sure, that "doing Yoga" is the only difference between what is happening in both groups.
Define "improving digestive function" - this is your dependent variable. I do not have a clue, what this could be: maybe the quality of the stool. Whatever it is, it should be a plausible indicator of the quality of digestive functions. Maybe we have some physicians here :)
Now you can do diffrent things.
1. Forget the groups, but analyse the stool before doing yoga and after doing yoga. In terms of quality there should be an improvement...
2. Invite those two groups, and analyse the stool only afterwards. There should be a difference then, to "reject" the hypothesis, that yoga does not improve the digestives....
3. Do both.
Make sure, that no one you invite to participate does actually yoga for herself regularly. The idea of testing is to have the highest possible control for causal effects. Namely, your manipulation is the only systematic source of possible differences in the digestive functions. So think about other explanations too, and rule them out.
Funny thing, let me know the results ^^
Best, René
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Several Yoga studies shows a significant change in respiratory parameters. As the respiratory and cardiac activities are interrelated, there must be some impact of Yoga practice on Cardiac parameters. Can we just control our Blood pressure i.e If someone is hypertensive he can reduce his BP, but if someone have low blood pressure can he improve it through Yoga?
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Dear Kamakhya kumar,
Yes, yoga (with slow and paced breathing) may elicits beneficial changes in cardiovascular health through Cardiovascular reflex control system. With my research experience on hypertension in elderly, we have demonstrated that yoga can control Grade-I hypertension not associated with CV risk factors (RCT). We have also shown that yoga can improve age-associated vascular dysfunction, reduce sympathetic overactivity and oxidative stress. We are now working on to understand underlying beneficial mechanism. We do not know, whether Yoga based approach is sustainable in individuals with hypertension associated with CV risk factors such hypertension, hypercholesterolaemia. You can find my articles on RG. 
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I collect Data about yoga if some one has informations about it
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--- India celebrated June 21, 2015 as International Yoga Day -- 177 countries celebrated ---
Yoga is becoming more and more popular because it’s not only a fantastic meditation practice, but it’s also a great exercise regimen for all ages.
Other than using caution with some positions, there aren’t many disadvantages to Yoga. However, there are plenty of benefits for nearly anyone, regardless of your age. With that in mind, let’s take a closer look at some of the pros and cons of Yoga:
Pros and health benefits:
1. Yoga increases strength and flexibility
2. Yoga works on the whole body. 
3. Yoga transforms your flabby muscles.
4. Yoga is a natural detoxification process.
5. Yoga can alleviate pain.
6. Yoga relieves stress.
7. Yoga harmonizes your body and mind as one.
8. Yoga stabilizes emotions.
9. Yoga works well on arthritic areas.
Some cautions:
1. Use caution with Yoga headstands.
Some optometrists have warned that Yoga headstands could lead to glaucoma, but there haven’t been enough studies on this to draw a firm conclusion.
2. Be wary of Dahn Yoga.
Dahn Yoga is a Korean Yoga idea, whch may be nothing more than a sales pitch to get your money by putting the word “Yoga” in there. It seems to include a lot of counting and chanting with no focus on breathing.
3. Use caution with Bikram Yoga.
Bikram Yoga, also known as “Hot Yoga”, is performed in a hot room. Some doctors say this isn’t good for your body, while others say it is. You can avoid this controversy by simply sticking with the basics.
 In summary, practicing yoga with a trained instructor can benefit your mind, body, and inner self. With yoga, you’ll be able to relieve stress, strengthen your muscles, and promote your health and well-being.
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The season has came for colds. Several people suffer repeatedly with cough & cold. What may be the treatment in Yoga Therapy?
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Yogic kriyas are useful. Practice of Jalaneti (nasal wash by saline water), Sutraneti (inserting catheter in the nasal passage) would help in nasal allergy. Also the practice of Pranayama would enhance immunity to combat cold and cough. Link for a possibly useful paper is -
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Practice of yoga improves the physical health. There are a number of studies available that prove the efficacy of yoga as therapy. Can someone practice it during spinal cord injury?
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Any injury can be treated with yoga and CAM effectively. Time and nature of intervention, would depend on the type of injury. Divine association can also make the patient feel comfortable.  Yoga and Asanas may be correctly practiced with concurrent use of other CAM medicines also. Surgery may be an aided requirement. Diseases may be treated with multidisciplinary approach, all that is required is a perfect coordination between them.