Research Review – Yoga, Physical Therapy, or Education for Chronic Low Back Pain: A Randomized Noninferiority Trial

Recently some research was published about the effects of yoga vs. physical therapy on low back pain and the results have been making quite a splash on social media (see THIS article). The results claim that yoga is AS GOOD AS (or "non-inferior to" as they put it) physical therapy for low back pain. Here … Continue reading Research Review – Yoga, Physical Therapy, or Education for Chronic Low Back Pain: A Randomized Noninferiority Trial

Adapted Yoga Capstone Project

A few months ago I applied for a fellowship that supported graduate students implementing community based projects.  I went through the process of submitting a detailed project proposal and going for an interview, but ultimately I was not selected for the fellowship (which to be honest I am totally ok with, when I interviewed with … Continue reading Adapted Yoga Capstone Project

Desk Yoga

Unfortunately many of us spend hours each day sitting at a desk, which can have negative effects on personal health and posture. In addition to just getting up and standing or walking around periodically, there are some great stretches you can do sitting right at your desk! Hold each of these poses for 10-15 seconds … Continue reading Desk Yoga