William J. Broad - The Science of Yoga: The Risks and the Rewards

Saturday, March 31, 2012 - 1:00pm

Order a signed copyWilliam J. Broad presents  The Science of Yoga: The Risks and the Rewards ($26.00). Broad unveils a burgeoning global industry that attracts not only curious scientists but true believers and charismatic hustlers. In the end, he shatters myths, lays out unexpected benefits, and offers a compelling vision of how the ancient practice can be improved.

 

 

 

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51 Tamal Vista Blvd
94925 Corte Madera
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$26.00
ISBN: 9781451641424
Availability: Special Order
Published: Simon & Schuster - February 7th, 2012

A lead science writer for The New York Times—and lifelong yoga practitioner—examines centuries of history and research to scrutinize the claims made about yoga for health, fitness, emotional wellbeing, sex, weight loss, healing, and creativity. He reveals what is real and what is illusory, in the process exposing moves that can harm or even kill.