Yoga for Bone Strength and Health
Oct 23 2018 - Nov 27 2018
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Are you concerned about falling?
Have you been diagnosed with osteopenia or osteoporosis?
Do you want to explore the kind of yoga that is proven to build bones?
Yoga has been shown in peer-reviewed publications to reverse osteoporosis and osteopenia and in over 100,000 hours of use, has caused no fractures or serious injuries of any kind.
"Yoga and medicine, used both separately and together, have tremendous healing benefits, and can minimize pain and disability." — Dr Loren Fishman
In this 6-week program attributed to Dr. Loren Fishman and Ellen Saltenstall, you will:
experience and practice yoga poses that build new bone
learn about the physiology of osteoporosis, effects of medications and what movements to avoid
improve your balance and co-ordination to prevent falling
Handouts and education sessions are part of this workshop series.