Applied Physiology means using the knowledge of Physiology ( The Study of
interactions in the nature [i.e. environment inside and outside the body] with
respect to their effect on human life) in day to day life.
Applied Physiology teaches us what to eat, how much to eat, when to eat and how to
Applied Physiology teaches about how much to sleep, when to sleep, when to
defecate, when and how to urinate and so on.
Applied Physiology instructs us about what clothes to wear and how they influence
Applied Physiology teaches which exercise, how much exercise and when and how to
take and its benefits or side effects on body and mind.
Applied Physiology tells us about how much water to drink and the effects of cold
and warm water! It also tells us about effects of cold bath, warm bath, sponging
Applied Physiology teaches us about yoga principles and their judicious use to
Applied Physiology tells us about Sun Light its effects in general and benefits
with respect to our health.
Applied Physiology also guides us about the effects of space, climate,
temperature, pressure, winds, humidity, aging, other conditions such pregnancy and
the care to be taken for better health.
Applied Physiology also informs about the effects of fragrance, colors, music,
dance, masssage and so on on life.
This perspective is extemely important to avoid getting carried away by the
misconception "Applied is synonymous with Clinical".
Clinical Physiology is small aspect of Applied Physiology. In Clinical Physiology
also there is application of the knowledge of Physiology in diagnosis, prognosis
Applied Physiology can help us prevent diseases through the knowledge of immunity.
The Applied Physiology seeks to know the effects of soil status, chemical and
organic fertilizers, pesticide and such factors on crop and its effects on the
Applied Physiology guides about the effects of various types of human -human,
human - animal and human - plant inter