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Desk Yoga

Is Your Work-From-Home Routine Making Your Back Pain Worse? What if a few small, simple changes in your daily habits could improve your back pain? Maybe you have tried pain medication, chiropractic, massage, and group yoga classes but the pain keeps coming back. If you have been struggling with pain returning after you’ve tried everything,…

Fostering Equanimity through Yoga for Those Touched by Cancer

As an oncology nurse for over three decades,  I have had the immense privilege of caring for individuals and families affected by cancer. Several years ago I was overcome with a strong desire to become a yoga teacher so I could share the benefits of yoga with cancer patients/survivors.  My long-held desire finally came to fruition…

Yoga has helped me…in ways I never expected!

Like many people, I came to yoga in the 1990s mostly out of curiosity. And, like many people, I was interested in yoga for its physical benefits. For me, yoga’s best offer was a subtle promise to stretch my spine. As a short, small-boned woman whose grandmothers and aunts all had the shrimp-backed, sure signs…

The Power and Impact of Yoga

  I must begin by saying, “thank you.” Because if you are reading this post, it means you are a supporter of You Call This Yoga, and you help make possible one of the most uplifting programs I’ve ever been a part of. Now, I have two questions for you. Why do you do yoga?…