According to Health Day News:
Mind-body therapies such as yoga, meditation and deep-breathing exercises appear to be gaining more acceptance in mainstream medicine, according to a new study.
Mind-body therapy is used by more than one-third of Americans, and that number is rising, the researchers noted. They found that one in 30 Americans using some type of mind-body therapy was referred to the treatment by a medical provider. READ MORE: Doctors Prescribing Meditation, Yoga More Often 
Has your doctor ever suggested Yoga or meditation to you?