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Role of Yoga-nidra and Shirodhara on Hypertensive Patients

@inproceedings{Devi2015RoleOY,
  title={Role of Yoga-nidra and Shirodhara on Hypertensive Patients},
  author={Saraswati Devi and Dr. Saraswati Kala},
  year={2015}
}
Background: The present society modified lifestyle and food pattern create various types of disorders such as Obesity, Diabetes and Hypertension. Hypertension is a one of the psycho-somatic disease Hypertension is the most common cardiovascular disease affecting more than one billion people It has been estimated that hypertension accounts for 6% of deaths worldwide. The burden of hypertension increases with age, and among individuals aged ≥60, hypertension prevalence is 65.4%. Essential… 
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