Dr. Robert Schneider Explains the Findings on TM and Heart Health
''TM is the only meditation practice that has been shown to lower blood pressure.'' American Heart Association
Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the world. In just 20 minutes and in layman's terms, leading researcher Dr. Schneider explains groundbreaking findings on how the experience of transcending has revolutionized the field of heart health.
Dr. Robert Schneider is an internationally renowned physician-scientist-educator in the field of integrative medicine and one of the leading voices for evidence-based mind-body medicine. A professor and Director of the Institute for Natural Medicine and Prevention and Dean of the Maharishi College of Perfect Health at Maharishi University of Management, he is also a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the Academy of Behavioral Medicine Research.
Over the past 30 years, Dr. Schneider and colleagues have conducted groundbreaking research on effects of mind-body medicine programs including the Transcendental Meditation technique on cardiovascular health, stress, genomics, and aging. These clinical trials have been funded by $25 million in grants from the National Institutes of Health and Department of Defense. The results have been published in top medical journals, including the Journal of the American Medical Association and Circulation, the journal of the American Heart Association, and have been reported in thousands of media articles nationally and internationally.