International Journal of Yogic, Human Movement and Sports Sciences
2018, Vol. 3 Issue 2, Part D
Analytical approach of yoga in management of Type II diabetes mellitus
AUTHOR(S): Dr. Sagar Sharma and Dr. Aparna Singh
Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disorder as well as lifestyle disorders which has become the leading cause of death worldwide. It is also associated with many other diseases like kidney failure, heart failure, blindness, atherosclerosis etc. The treatment modalities in Type II DM are only limited to correction of hyperglycemia and dyslipidimea but the pathology of disease still remain untreated leading to different complications. Yoga is a traditional and cultural science of India and offers a balanced approach in treating diabetes as it affects both body and mind. The previous researches indicate Yogic Asanas to be effective and safe intervention for prevention of Type II Diabetes mellitus. The Asanas may improve the risk profiles in adults with DM II and proved to be effective in prevention and management of cardiovascular complications in growing population. This article critically reviews the published literature and to understand the roles of Yogic Asanas with Type II DM.
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How to cite this article:
Dr. Sagar Sharma, Dr. Aparna Singh. Analytical approach of yoga in management of Type II diabetes mellitus. Int J Yogic Hum Mov Sports Sciences 2018;3(2):233-234.