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Breathing techniques can be used to battle a wide range of illnesses

Doctors and psychiatrists in Los Angeles are starting to acknowledge the benefits of special breathing techniques. The breathing technique has been claimed to alleviate asthma, chronic pain, insomnia, anxiety, depression and stress. Other alternative therapies such as yoga are also believed to improve blood pressure and boost the immune system.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by The Seattle times

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About: Breathing techniques can be used to battle a wide range of illnesses

Date: 31 October 2004

Source: The Seattle times

Author: Hilary MacGregor

URL: http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/health/2002075460_healthbreathing31.html

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