The following are health and medical definitions of terms that appear in the Yoga FAQs article.
Breathing: The process of respiration, during which air is inhaled into the lungs through ...See the entire definition of Breathing
Meditation: A typically self-directed practice for relaxing the body and calming the mind....See the entire definition of Meditation
Neck: The part of the body joining the head to the shoulders. Also, any narrow or constric...See the entire definition of Neck
Oxygen: The odorless gas that is present in the air and necessary to maintain life. Oxygen...See the entire definition of Oxygen
Posture: The carriage of the body as a whole, the attitude of the body, or the position of...See the entire definition of Posture
Spine: 1) The column of bone known as the vertebral column, which surrounds and protects ...See the entire definition of Spine
Strain: 1. An injury to a tendon or muscle resulting from overuse or trauma. 2. A heredita...See the entire definition of Strain
Stress: In a medical or biological context stress is a physical, mental, or emotional fact...See the entire definition of Stress
Wrist: The part of the hand that is nearest the forearm and consists of the carpal bones a...See the entire definition of Wrist
YAMA: See: Caspase 3.
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