Anne George, Snigdha S. Babu, Ajithkumar M. P, Sabu Thomas
Apple Academic Press
January 30, 2019 Forthcoming
Reference - 305 Pages - 11 Color & 18 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781771887151 - CAT# K388063
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This new volume of Holistic Healthcare: Possibilities and Challenges is a compilation of contributions from scientists, healthcare experts, and doctors working actively to bring about wholesome healing to individuals, looking at cutting-edge holistic therapies. Holistic medicine aims to bring about optimal health by perceiving an individual as a composite of the physical, mental, psychological, emotional, social, and spiritual aspects. This branch of medicine involves detailed examination, diagnosis, and treatment of all these elements. Holistic medicine’s combinationatorial strategy also help in alleviating the high levels of side effects and allergies brought about by the conventional medication regimes.
The volume includes chapters that deal with improving the general health of people from various walks of life, to treating some very challenging diseases. Various schools of treatments, exercise regimes, and meditations are discussed. Specific topics include the use of alternative therapy for human health and healing, including yoga, meditation, acupuncture, prayer, herbs, Ayurvedic treatment, and homoeopathy.
Benefits of Meditation and Yoga in Clinically Depressed Patients Madhuri Tolahunase, R. Sagar, and R. Dada
Retinoblastoma: A Disease for Concern, the Role of Yoga and Meditation in Reducing the Disease Burden Shilpa Bhisht, Shiv Basant Kumar, and Dada Rima
Management and Prevention of Hypertension in Elderly: A Yogic Approach Satish G. Patil and Shankargouda S. Patil
Implementation of the Theory of Equality between the Universe and the Individual in Ayurvedic Treatment Sood Vibha, K. L. Meena, and Pareek Govind
Nanotechnology in Ancient Indian Holistic Healthcare S. Snigdha, Nandakumar Kalarikkal, Sabu Thomas, and E. K. Radhakrishnan
Engineering Aspects of Ayurveda: The Mechanics and Thermodynamics of Human Physiology G. Kumaravel
Holistic Medicine: Possibilities and Challenges in Human Reproduction (Garbhsanskar) Tejal G. Joshi and Vrajeshkumar G. Khambholja
Work-Related Stress among Educators: Prayer as a Coping Strategy Robin Labarbera
An Approach to Predict Physically Healthy and Unhealthy Persons Using Support-Sector Machine-Classifiers Based on Handwritten Text Seema Kedar and D. S. Bormane
Ayurveda, Yoga, and Mental Health Ann Holaday
Intergrating Homeopathy in Mainstream Medicine Maneesha Solanki
Chlorpyrifos-Induced Hepatotoxicity and Hematologic Changes in Rat: The Preventive Role of Comniphora mukul Kanika Aggarwal and Devinder Singh
Role of Herbs in Pharmacotherapy of Depression Ginpreet Kaur et al.
Decolonizing Knowledge: Biomedical Beliefs and Indigenous Medical Practice Ronnie Moore
Spinal Physiology Recovery or a Russian Alternative to Chinese Acupuncture Klimenko Mikhail Mikhailovich
Medical Emergency Response Services in the State of Kerala: Evaluation Report Binoy S. Babu et al.