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The Science of Yoga

Why Your Brain Loves Yoga

Posted 09.06.2013 | Healthy Living

By Gabriel Axel for U.S. News I began my journey as an aspiring neuroscientist determined to understand the basis of what makes us human. What was...

The 'Science' of Yoga Marches On: Are Yogis Even Listening?

Stewart J. Lawrence | Posted 11.10.2012 | Healthy Living
Stewart J. Lawrence

So far, the work of NCCAM hasn't attracted much media attention. But expect all that to change as more and more studies come online, and the research begins to challenge -- as well as support -- other long-standing yoga health claims.

'The Science of Yoga' - A Good Summer Read

Leslie Hendry | Posted 08.26.2012 | Books
Leslie Hendry

Yoga is not one thing, just like health, psychology or philosophy is not one thing but fields of study. If you get past this assumption -- and the biggest mistake in the book -- you discover some interesting stuff about yoga.

Mad Yogis: Is That an Oxymoron (Or a New Twist On an Ancient Practice)?

Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH | Posted 04.22.2012 | Healthy Living
Randi Hutter Epstein, MD, MPH

It's hard to believe that an experienced yoga practitioner and Pulitzer Prize-winning author can inspire such ire, particularly when he concludes his book with a huge endorsement. Maybe those angry yogis never finished the book.