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Kundalini Yoga Meditation Techniques for Psycho-oncology and as Potential Therapies for Cancer

@inproceedings{ShannahoffKhalsa2005KundaliniYM,
  title={Kundalini Yoga Meditation Techniques for Psycho-oncology and as Potential Therapies for Cancer},
  author={D. Shannahoff-Khalsa},
  year={2005}
}
The ancient system of Kundalini Yoga (KY) includes a vast array of meditation techniques. Some were discovered to be specific for treating psychiatric disorders and others are supposedly beneficial for treating cancers. To date, 2 clinical trials have been conducted for treating obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). The first was an open uncontrolled trial and the second a single-blinded randomized controlled trial (RCT) comparing a KY protocol against the Relaxation Response and Mindfulness… Expand
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