Medicinal Yoga Pasadena MD

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Shamanic Reiki
(410) 663-8333
8601 Walther Blvd
Nottingham, MD

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Park Yoga
(410) 451-4464
820 Ritchie Hwy.
Severna Park, MD
Yoga Styles
Kripalu and Iyengar trained staff

Whole Yoga Healthcare
(410) 305-1331
1202 Annapolis Rd
Odenton, MD
Yoga Styles
Vinyasa, Restorative, Power/YRG, Pilates

Serenity Bay Yoga, LLC
(410) 990-0909
3355 Arundel on the Bay Rd.
Annapolis, MD
Yoga Styles
Anusara Yoga

Yolinna Spirit
(301) 805-4428
3120 Belair Drive
Bowie, MD
Yoga Styles
Hatha, Restorative, Gentle, All Level

Mountain Yoga Studio
(410) 360-6433
8096 Edwin-Raynor Blvd. Unit # C
Pasadena, MD
Yoga Styles
Iyengar

The Bhakti Way
(443) 995-6759
Mariner Drive
Arnold, MD
Yoga Styles
Vinyasa and Therapeutic

Karen M. Pedra of Mountain Yoga Studio
410-913-7890 or 410-721-7580
Proffessional Sports Care and Rehab Village at Waugh Chapel
Gambrills, MD
Yoga Styles
Aqua Yoga

Crofton Yoga
410/451-1625
2431 Crofton Lane
Crofton, MD
Yoga Styles
Kripalu-Pranakriya

CoreRageous Dance & Movement
(301) 490-8898
8600 Foundry Street
Savage, MD
Yoga Styles
Hatha for Children, Vinyasa Flow for Adults, Gentle for Beginners and Seniors

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Is Yoga A Medicine?

From time immemorial, the debate continues whether yoga is an alternative medicine or not? In order to answer this, one first needs to understand what holistic and alternative medicine is.

Holistic and alternative medicine is defined as "those non-traditional systems of health care which concentrate on the relationship between the healer and the patient for attaining optimal physical, mental, emotional, social and spiritual health." This system of health care includes acupuncture, homeopathy, chiropractic, herbal medicine and finally, yoga. The holistic and alternative medicine practitioners include yoga teachers as well.

Yoga is indeed a medicine. It is a medicine based on ancient science rather than modern allopath. Yoga is essentially a kind of mind-body therapy whose benefits are attained by doing various exercises and meditation. Yoga is now universally recognized as a powerful alternative branch of medicine. The sole reason for this is that Yoga has no side effects whatsoever. It is perhaps the only medicine whose results are long-lasting and does not lead to any further complications or new diseases which generally happen in case of the orally-administered medicines.

If described in other terms, "Yoga is a healing system of theory and practice." It is a combination of breathing exercises, physical postures and meditation which just needs to be practiced. This kind of treatment is neither expensive nor does it require any diagnosis or lab tests. The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine had conducted a survey in the United States on who all used complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), what they basically used and why it was used? It was observed that Yoga was the 5th most commonly used CAM therapy (2.8%) in the United States during 2002, which has continued to improve as the years have passed by. Finally, it has been concluded that by 2010 it will rank 1st among the CAM therapies used in US.

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