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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 983258, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/983258
Research Article

Frequency of Yoga Practice Predicts Health: Results of a National Survey of Yoga Practitioners

1University of Maryland School of Nursing, 655 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
2National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, 10 Center Drive, Room 2B13, MSC 1151, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA

Received 22 April 2012; Accepted 20 June 2012

Academic Editor: Sat Bir S. Khalsa

Copyright © 2012 Alyson Ross et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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