This is a series and general overview of the information and yoga postures laid out in Dr. Loren Fishman’s book Yoga for Osteoporosis. This series will be both informational and experiential. There will be readings and assignments. Simple postures outlined in Dr. Fishman’s book will be introduced and reviewed. Read an article about his work: 8 Poses for Bone Health.
Here’s a link to a very good New York Times article about yoga and osteoporosis and a review of Dr. Fishman’s book: 12 minutes of Yoga for Bone Health
Talk over and get a referral with your healthcare provider prior to registration if you are in a acute phase of bone pain or difficulties.
This will be a full learning experience class with homework and requires Pre-register and commitment to complete the series. Dr. Fishman’s book is included with your tuition if you register by July 1st. If you do not preregister by July 1st and there is still room after that date please make sure you have a copy of the book by class one on July 9th. Readings from Dr. Fishman’s book will be part of your homework.
$70 for the series; Mondays, July 9th, 16th, 23rd; 7-8:30pm Send in or bring your tuition to class one on July 9th Contact Brant to pre-register.