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The Good People Hannah Kent. An important acquisition for personal and community libraries, Yoga and Multiple Sclerosis is especially recommended for those who are experiencing symptoms across the MS spectrum. Yoga and Multiple Sclerosis: Yoga for Osteoporosis Loren Fishman. Assessment Diagnosis and Clinical Skills. A Journey to Health and Healing 3. Administration, Management, and Leadership.
Yoga and Multiple Sclerosis: A Journey to Health and Healing 3. Yoga for people with multiple sclerosis?
Studies show that after six months of practicing yoga, fatigue and other symptoms are significantly reduced. A Journey to Health and Healing is a comprehensive and user-friendly guide to applying the principles of yoga to managing your MS. Yoga and Multiple Sclerosis contains information for Yoga for people with multiple sclerosis?
Yoga and Multiple Sclerosis contains information for people experiencing symptoms across the MS spectrum, including those who are in wheelchairs or who have limited mobility. With the help of this book, you will be able to manage your symptoms, raise your functional abilities to their highest levels, and foster independence and confidence. Co-author Eric Small was diagnosed with MS at the age of 22, and soon after became a serious student of Iyengar yoga, which has helped him greatly with the effects of his illness.
He has been teaching yoga since the mids. His story is a perfect example of the benefits yoga can bestow on those living with MS. Paperback , pages. Published May 24th by Demos Health first published May 18th To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. To ask other readers questions about Yoga and Multiple Sclerosis , please sign up.
Be the first to ask a question about Yoga and Multiple Sclerosis. Lists with This Book. Apr 18, Betsy rated it really liked it.
Excellent resource for all levels of yoga practitioner with or without MS. Excellent adaptive poses, chair and wheelchair poses.
Helpful tools for spasticity management, physiology of muscle and tendon biomechanics as well as lifestyle adaptations. May 31, Alicia rated it really liked it. Mar 26, Adam rated it really liked it.
This is an excellent resource that is not limited to the MS population. I am using it to prepare for a Yoga class for diabetics. Jess rated it liked it Aug 02, Yoga for people with multiple sclerosis?
Today, people with a wide range of medical problems use yoga successfully. Because of its emphasis on relaxation, breathing, and deliberate movement, it can be especially beneficial for individuals dealing with a neurologic disease like multiple sclerosis. Yoga and Multiple Sclerosis , coauthored by Dr.
Loren Martin Fishman and Eric Small, a yoga teacher who first embraced these techniques as a way to manage his own symptoms of multiple sclerosis, is a comprehensive guide to applying the principles of yoga to the management of MS. The first section is a straightforward but gentle introduction to yoga - a therapeutic approach to the practice itself. The second part is functionally oriented. Different yoga poses that work toward a common goal, such as combating fatigue, reducing spasticity, and increasing range of motion, are included and illustrated.
This user-friendly guide Describes how yoga works Includes photographs and descriptions of each pose Explains effects, advantages, and contraindications Contains starter poses that will help the uninitiated or physically challenged to gently achieve a posture Yoga and Multiple Sclerosis: A Journey to Health and Healing is an excellent guidebook and tool for people with MS, people who undertake yoga on their own, and for all members of the medical and yoga communities. Peggy Van Hulsteyn , Edited By: Springer Publishing Company Proudly serving the health care and helping professions.
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