Soon after the 5 min mark extremely interesting research presented using high tech tools to show what yoga does.
The video from NCCIH includes:
- A look at innovative technology that examines how older people use their muscles and joints in certain yoga postures. (George Salem, Ph.D., University of Southern California)
- An overview of a rigorously designed study that shows yoga may benefit people with chronic low-back pain, a common and difficult-to-treat problem. (Karen Sherman, Ph.D., M.P.H., Group Health Research Institute)
- Valuable “dos and don’ts” for consumers who are thinking about practicing yoga.