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Yoga Can Help Patients With COPD Improve Lung Function
2013-10-29 06:18:51

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from researchers at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Department of Pulmonary Medicine and Sleep Disorders reveals that patients with COPD can improve their lung function by practicing yoga. The study found that lung function, shortness of breath and inflammation all demonstrated significant improvement after patients completed 12 weeks of yoga training. The study results were presented at CHEST 2013, the...

2013-10-28 23:28:07

Program will take place Friday, November 1 - Saturday, November 2, 2013. Grass Valley, California (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 In the Forgive for Good workshop and class series Dr. Frederic Luskin presents the forgiveness training methodology that has been validated through six successful research studies conducted through the Stanford Forgiveness Projects. For more information, please visit http://www.sivanandayogafarm.org/course.php?course_id=1030 Prior to the current surge in research...

2013-10-27 23:03:56

The international organization founded by Swami Vishnu-Devananda, is offering intensive Yoga training courses in various locations worldwide, including Argentina, Brasil and Colombia. Montevideo, Uruguay (PRWEB) October 27, 2013 The Sivananda Yoga Organization recently announced several yoga teacher training courses for the upcoming months. The Teacher Training Course (TTC) will take place in Brasil in January 2014 organized by the Sivananda Centers in Montevideo and Buenos Aires. For...

2013-10-24 23:29:17

New York welcomes Stress Relief Method® (SRM) into the Health & Wellness community. Fitness gurus and the millions of people experiencing chronic pain and/or stress can look forward to the SRM providing physical, mental, and chemical balance via the SRM Self-Applied Trainer Program and the SRM Physician-Applied treatment (manual therapy). New York City, NY (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Turning to personal trainers has been the #1 health and fitness trend for 2013 as consumers seek...

2013-10-22 23:19:45

Help Spread Breast Cancer Awareness With The Keep A Breast Foundation Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and prAna is donating ten percent of its pink Henna E.C.O. yoga mat sales to the Keep A Breast Foundation. “I’ve had students who’ve had breast cancer and a yoga practice is really something that can help sustain them,” said Shiva Rea, Global Yoga Teacher and prAna ambassador. “Keep a Breast is really one of the only organizations...

2013-10-21 23:26:49

Program will take place from November 11th-15th in Paradise Island. Miami, FL (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 Join us for a motivating and inspirational week of workshops exploring links between stress and weight management. Participants of all shapes and sizes are warmly invited to de-stress, explore relationships with food, and engage in exercises that facilitate self-care, introspection and healing. Relax in a tropical paradise and learn practical methods to take home to maintain your...

2013-10-18 23:01:31

Go and Get Healthy has released an online review of the Shapeshifter Yoga program. The program enables people to burn away fat and reshape the body in as little as one hour per week. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) October 19, 2013 Shapeshifter Yoga a program designed by Kris Fondran after discovering a yoga class that helps people get into shape. Kris Fondran has been teaching and practicing yoga for more than 12 years, and has a Master’s degree in Exercise Science. After realizing...

Kinect Technology Helps The Blind Learn Yoga
2013-10-18 04:40:26

[ Watch the Video: Yoga Instruction For The Blind ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Most yoga classes depend on the participants watching an instructor to learn how to properly hold a position. For the blind or those who have problems with their sight, this type of class can be frustrating. Now, a new software program that watches a user's movements and gives verbal feedback on what to change to accurately complete a yoga pose has been developed by a team of...

2013-10-16 23:26:46

Miller to Address Women Worldwide About Achieving Optimal Health Before, During and Post-Pregnancy San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Jill Miller, yoga and fitness therapy expert and expecting mother, will make her return to creativeLIVE, the free educational site for the independent knowledge seeker on November 4th & 5th, 2013. Miller’s online course entitled “Healthy Pregnancy, Healthy Baby: Dispelling Myths of Prenatal Exercise, Diet and Self-Care” will teach women...

2013-10-08 23:30:35

Excellent Class Time Openings Available for Yoga Teachers with Local Following Costa Mesa, CA (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 3x30 Yoga (http://www.3x30Yoga.com), a yoga brand with a focus on Mind-Body Fitness and affordability to make yoga accessible to all. 3x30 Yoga in Costa Mesa, California, is seeking experienced certified yoga instructors with a local student following to join our new yoga studio. Certified Yoga Instructors wishing to earn a greater measure of compensation, as well as to...


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  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
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This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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