alternative medicine

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the practice of medicine without the use of drugs

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Body awareness and alignment become even more crucial in staged performances, such as opera.
MBSR in this study involved two-hour group sessions once a week for eight weeks in which people were taught meditation, yoga and body awareness.
Natural Relief for Adult ADHD" covers issues as how to manage your ADHD; body awareness techniques to prevent sensory overstimulation common in ADHD; working memory training; massage, acupuncture, acupressure, chiropractic treatment; how food additives can affect ADHD symptoms, particularly certain pesticides; how to incorporate organic food into the diet while on a budget; and much, much more.
This new programme creates full body awareness and it is possible to burn up to 800 calories a session.
Stone will premiere her film THICK: Black Women Weigh in on Body Awareness, Food, Stress, and Self-Care.
Subjects in the intervention group (n = 20) received psychodynamic group psychotherapy (Group 1, PGT) and subjects in the comparison group (n = 17) received body awareness therapy (Group 2, BAT).
MBSR-which involves the practice of meditation, body awareness, and some gentle yoga--has been shown to be effective in preventing and treating depression and anxiety and alleviating stress, but scientific studies of its effects on blood pressure are rare.
The product is used to facilitate the activity balance over the day and promote body awareness.
The exercise also will help increase circulation, and promotes concentration, body awareness, and deeper breathing, which means your tissues get more oxygen.
These emotion-based designs promote body awareness, insight, spontaneity, and fun
Its website says the workouts improve strength, balance, mobility and body awareness.
Enhance body awareness and hydrate your connective tissues with the MELT roller.
AS DETAILED IN THE NEW BOOK, Playing Catch with Destiny, former pro baseball pitcher Matt Bruback, who moved to Sarasota through the Orioles organization, turned his own childhood sensory problem and an athletic career demanding body awareness into a device that can aid children with any number of developmental disorders.
Visual markers or tactile aids can be used to further increase the patient's body awareness and help to facilitate change.
People across the West Midlands are being urged to support a new early diagnosis campaign from Cancer Research UK which aims to promote a body awareness message throughout the region.