Researchers from India and the Universities of Pittsburgh and Pennsylvania found, in the first study of its kind, significantly greater improvement in cognitive function among people with schizophrenia diagnoses who were treated with yoga therapy than among those receiving treatment as usual. The study appears in Acta Neuropsychiatrica.
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