A Summary of Research on the Transcendental Meditation technique
"The wide-ranging benefits of the Transcendental Meditation technique have been verified by more than 600 scientific studies conducted at 250 independent universities, research institutions and medical schools in 33 countries during the past 40 years."
Comprehensive Blood and Cancer Center Uses Meditation to Fight Stress
Transcription: Dr. Ravi Patel, CBCC founder, Medical Oncologist "The Comprehensive Blood and Cancer Center haas about 300 employees. We're one of the largest free standing cancer centers on the west coast in a private practice setting. We see a huge number of patients and the model is very unique. What we believe is that the patients need to be take care of at a single site for all cancer care. Once they are diagnosed with cancer they have no reason to go anywhere else for anything."
Transcendental Meditation: a natural technique (Maharishi Mahesh Yogi)
Maharishi talks about the "least excited" state of consciousness, where the mind is completely settled and silent. "Any effort to accomplish that settled state will always keep the mind in an excited state." Maharishi Mahesh Yogi on the Merv Griffin Show, spring 1975