An Intensive Research Study on Rheumatoid Arthritis through Yoga Shakti (A Drugless Therapy)Sajal Samanta1*, Maiti SK2, Mondal AB3 and Nilkamal M4
- *Corresponding Author:
- Sajal Samanta
Research Officer cum guide
Research Coordinator, Population and
Social Development for Yoga Naturopathy Education
and Research, Durgapur, Bardhaman, West Bengal, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: August 17, 2015; Accepted date: August 19, 2015; Published date: August 25, 2015
Citation: Samanta S, Maiti SK, Mondal AB, Nilkamal M (2015) An Intensive Research Study on Rheumatoid Arthritis through Yoga Shakti. J Women’s Health Care 4:263. doi:10.4172/2167-0420.1000263
Copyright: © 2015 Samanta S, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Amavata may be simulated with Rheumatoid arthritis on the basis of clinical manifestation and pathogenesis. In this clinical study, 43 Amavata (Rheumatoid arthritis) patients were registered from the O.P.D. of the Population and Social Development for Yoga Naturopathy Education and Research, Durgapur, Bardhaman, West Bengal, India. 3 patients out of total 43 discontinued before completion of the treatment. Yoga therapy i.e. Prarthana (Prayer), Sutraneti, Jalaneti, Vaman (kunjal), Kapalbhati, Stretching and Rotations, Healing , Mudra, Pranayam, Relaxation with Dharana, Omkara & Shanti mantra were designed in the treatment of Amavata (Rheumatoid arthritis) patients for three weeks (21 days). The practice was performed on an empty stomach. In the clinical study, 60% of the participants showed major improvement, 35% minor improvement and 5% no improvement. Complete remission was nil. No complication was found in the clinical study. Majority of participants under study were women belonging to the age group of 30-50 years. Out of total patients (40) 84.34% i.e. 33 patients are women and 15.66% i.e. 07 are male patients. In context of statically explanation mean age of patients is 21 and standard deviation of the age of considering patients is 21. The mean time of suffering of the patients 1.22 and standard deviation of the suffering 1.12.