How might Yoga Work? An Overview of Potential Underlying Mechanisms

@inproceedings{McCall2013HowMY,
  title={How might Yoga Work? An Overview of Potential Underlying Mechanisms},
  author={Marcy C. McCall},
  year={2013}
}
Research interest and participation in yoga for health-related outcomes are increasing worldwide, though the medical hypotheses and underlying mechanisms of yoga are infrequently discussed. This literature overview employs a systematic search to include articles of clinical investigation, synthesis or review that focus on potential underlying mechanisms for yoga’s effect on prevention and treatment of disease. Results indicate that empirical evidence and theories for yoga mechanisms are most… CONTINUE READING

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