Video: Nidra body scan meditation
This is a yoga nidra body scan meditation, which guides you through all points of your body. It’s best done lying on the floor, but you can do in a chair.
Last Reviewed: 21/05/2020
MRI scan: magnetic resonance imaging
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Prostate cancer tests
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Bowel cancer diagnosis
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PET scan: purpose and results
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