About.com's own Thyroid Disease expert, Mary Shomon, is a yoga advocate and here she explains why.
This section of Yogamedicine.com offers suggestions, exercises and Asanas for over 40 different ailments, from arthritis to varicose veins.
There is a correlation between stress and hypertension. This page offers some great yoga movement and breathing exercises to alleviate stress.
Nowadays coronary heart disease is often treated by a total lifestyle change which includes diet, stress reduction and a fitness program. Yoga fits in very well with this approach and this article is about one Yoga Institute's studies.
Dr. Dean Ornish offers these simple yoga tutorials via either RealPlayer or Windows Media for those who feel stressed-out or disconnected.
Yoga helps prevent stiff joints and promotes muscle tone and flexibility - all of which can be helpful to those who suffer from arthritis. The American Yoga Association offers some easy yoga exercises here.
Yoga's restorative qualities can bring relief to those living with HIV and AIDS. The Yoga Group in Colorado not only provides free yoga classes to those afflicted with HIV and AIDS, their site offers a wealth of information on the subject.
AIDS and Cancer
Here is a Yoga program, including asanas, breathing and meditation, to help relieve the stress of suffering through cancer or AIDS.
This article, written by an advanced teacher of therapeutic yoga, explains how he uses yoga for the management of MS.
Yoga instructor Christopher Ken Baxter has a compassionate and thorough mind/body/soul approach to yoga that helped relieve a student's chronic pain. He explains his approach here.
Yoga and Breathing Exercises for Asthma
It only makes sense that yoga breathing might have benefits for those with asthma. Here is an article concerning some research on the subject.
Okay, so you're not really sick but your face is drawn and tense. Give yourself a yoga facial and relax all those hard-working little muscles!
Exercise and Yoga: Diabetes
In addition to proving the benefits of Yoga and other forms of exercise for diabetics, this page offers a list of recommendations and restrictions to follow.