Yoga lifestyle intervention reduces blood pressure in HIV-infected adults with cardiovascular disease risk factors.

@article{Cade2010YogaLI,
  title={Yoga lifestyle intervention reduces blood pressure in HIV-infected adults with cardiovascular disease risk factors.},
  author={William Todd Cade and Dominic N. Reeds and Kristin E Mondy and Edgar Turner Overton and J Grassino and Stewart K. Tucker and Christopher M. Bopp and Erin Laciny and Sandrine Hubert and Sherry Lassa-Claxton and Kevin E Yarasheski},
  journal={HIV medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={11 6},
  pages={379-88}
}
OBJECTIVE People living with HIV infection are at increased risk for developing cardiovascular disease (CVD). Safe and effective interventions for lowering CVD risk in HIV infection are high priorities. We conducted a prospective, randomized, controlled study to evaluate whether a yoga lifestyle intervention improves CVD risk factors, virological or immunological status, or quality of life (QOL) in HIV-infected adults relative to standard of care treatment in a matched control group. METHODS… CONTINUE READING