Mind–body interventions
Mind–body interventions is the name of a U.S. National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) classification that covers a variety of techniques intended by practitioners to use the...
Doctors In UK Call For World Medical Association Boycott Of Israel On ‘Medical Torture’ Accusations
Seventy-one doctors in the United Kingdom have joined 343 academics calling for a ban on doctors from Israel and joint projects with Israeli universities, according to the Jerusalem Post.
Quickly And Easily Remove Warts And Skin Tags With One Cheap Ingredient
Skin tags, more technically known as acrochordon cutaneous papilloma, is a small tag of skin that hangs a bit off of your body. They tend to appear where skin rubs against skin like on eyelids, armpit...
Norwich's Eileen Ash turns 105 - and puts long life down to yoga, driving and... wine
She's the great-grandmother from Norwich who has lived through two world wars, worked for MI6, played test cricket for England - and now has TWO birthday mes...
How this granny got her spine back
At 85 years young, Anna Pesce discovered yoga, which transformed her life and her body. Anna suffered from decades of severe scoliosis and was even wheelchai...
This Swedish Pilot Does Yoga Around The World And Her Selfies Are Taking Internet By Storm
We don't often get to see the casual side of commercial airline pilots, but Maria Pettersson isn't an ordinary airline pilot. She's also an internet sensation
96-year-old Holds The World Record For Oldest Yoga Teacher
96-year-old Holds The World Record For Oldest Yoga Teacher.
Can meditation banish back pain?
Meditation and cognitive behavioral therapy could be more effective for back pain than over-the-counter pain relievers.
6 Unusual Effects Meditation Has On Your Body
  In this article we explore the some of the less well known benefits that meditation has on your health well being.  
A Scientist Explains How Meditation And Prayer Rewire Your Brain
Here's what's behind the amazing physical and mental health benefits of the practice.
Depression: The Link Between Placebo and Antidepressants
The findings could affect future depression treatments. A new study finds that people who are depressed and respond strongly to placebo treatments also reap the most benefit when they’re given real an...
Yogi Reveals Secret to Living to 130 - 95-Year-Old Yoga Teacher Kazim Gurbuz
There are many health books and exercises — even a soup recipe — that claim to help you live to be 100 years old. But Turkish yoga guru Kazim Gurbuz says that, in reality, you don't need magical foods...
Indian 'holy man' perplexes doctors
Doctors and experts are baffled by an Indian man who claims not to have eaten or drunk anything for 70 years - but is still in perfect health. A team of scientists and doctors in Sterling Hospital, in...
A Harvard Neuroscientist Reveals Three Ways Meditation Changes Your Brain
According to the National Institute of Health, 18 million people in the US have meditated, or 8% of the population. Studies suggests that the practice lessens stresses, increases memory, and may even ...
Amazing Chinese sees Han Jiaying hypnotise animals with the stroke of her hand
Han Jiaying, 5, showed off her amazing skill on the popular talent show Amazing Chinese. She managed to put a dog, lizard, frog, chicken and rabbit to sleep on their backs within five minutes.
Biofeedback
Biofeedback is the process of gaining greater awareness of many physiological functions primarily using instruments that provide information on the activity of those same systems, with a goal of bein...
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Aromatherapy
Aromatherapy uses plant materials and aromatic plant oils, including essential oils, and other aromatic compounds for the purpose of altering one's mood, cognitive, psychological or physical wellbeing...
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Autosuggestion
Autosuggestion is a psychological technique that was developed by apothecary Émile Coué at the beginning of the 20th century.
Coué graduated with a degree in pharmacology in 1876 and worked as an ...
Body psychotherapy
Body psychotherapy, also called body-oriented psychotherapy, is a branch of psychotherapy which applies basic principles of somatic psychology. It originated in the work of Pierre Janet, Sigmund Fre...
Guided imagery
Guided Imagery is a technique used by many natural or alternative medicine practitioners as well as some physicians and psychologists for aiding clients and patients to use mental imagery to help with...
Hypnosis
Photographic Studies in Hypnosis, Abnormal Psychology (1938)Hypnosis is a state of human consciousness involving focused attention and reduced peripheral awareness characterized by an enhanced capac...
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Self-hypnosis
Self-hypnosis ("autohypnosis") is a form, process or result of hypnosis which is self-induced, and normally makes use of self-suggestion ("autosuggestion"). Self hypnosis makes one more yielding than ...
Meditation
Meditation is a practice in which an individual trains the mind or induces a mode of consciousness, either to realize some benefit or for the mind to simply acknowledge its content without becoming id...
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Placebo
A placebo (/pləˈsiboʊ/ plə-SEE-boh; Latin placēbō, "I shall please" from placeō, "I please") is a simulated or otherwise medically ineffectual treatment for a disease or other medical condition intend...
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Qigong
Qigong, qi gong, chi kung, or chi gung (simplified Chinese: 气功; traditional Chinese: 氣功; pinyin: qìgōng; Wade–Giles: chi gong; literally: "Life Energy Cultivation") is a practice o...
Tai chi
Often shortened to t'ai chi, taiji or tai chi in English usage, T'ai chi ch'uan or tàijíquán is an internal Chinese martial art practised for both its defense training and its health benefits. It is a...
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Yoga
Yoga (/ˈjoʊɡə/; Sanskrit: योग, Listen) is a physical, mental, and spiritual practice or discipline that denotes a variety of schools, practices and goals in Hinduism, Buddhism (including Vajrayana and...