Therapies for Specific Conditions
- Transcendental meditation elicited improvements in patients with
ischemia, or poor circulation, due to coronary artery disease, in a 1997
study by Zamara.
- L-carnitine, an amino acid, has a protective effect among cardiac patients,
according to a number of well-designed human studies. According to
Bartels, Singh, and others, it appears to reduce angina and ischemia.
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BEST ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE: WHAT WORKS? WHAT DOES NOT? by Dr. Kenneth R.
Copyright © 2000 by Dr. Kenneth R. Pelletier,
Reprinted by permission of Simon &
Schuster, Inc., New York, New York.
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