The statistics on those suffering from post traumatic stress disorder highlight a current crisis in mental health. According to CBS, there were 6,256 suicides among those who’ve served in the armed forces. That’s 120 a week. According to the … Full Story
Dr. Bessel van der Kolk is considered one of the world’s leading authorities on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). He has pioneered the use of Yoga as a therapy that is helping these individuals to work through their PTSD and regain … Full Story
Obsession, phobia or post traumatic stress disorder may cause anxiety. Yoga may prove helpful for mild anxiety disorders. Acute anxiety disorders resulting in fatigue, restlessness, nausea, breathing trouble or palpitation need medical aid along with Yoga.
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The Army is looking to spend $4 million researching how Yoga and other alternative therapies might help ease the pain of post traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. But, at Walter Reed Medical Center, they’re already convinced. 120 soldiers per year … Full Story
The U.S. Department of Defense has not yet fully embraced Yoga, but the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. is seeing impressive results from it. A recent feasibility study conducted there indicated that a particular approach of Yoga … Full Story