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The wide-ranging
health benefits provided by the TM technique lead to overall reductions
in healthcare
utilization rates.

   

The comprehensive health benefits of the TM technique directly translate into reduced healthcare utilization and decreased medical expenditures—by as much as 14 percent annually.

Decreased Hospital Admissions
Rate in All Categories of Disease

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Psychosomatic Medicine 49:493507, 1987

A study of approximately 2,000 participants in the TM program analyzing five years of medical insurance data found that TM practitioners required significantly less hospitalization, for all major categories of disease, in comparison to the average of all other insured persons. This includes an 87 percent reduction in admissions related to the heart, 63 percent reduction in admissions for tumors, and a 73 percent reduction in admissions related to nose, throat, and lung.

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