Yoga Enhances Mood and Well-being for MS Patients Study Shows

By
Mindy Eisenberg E-RYT 500

As yoga instructors, we have often seen a student’s peaceful smile after practice, but to experience the exhilaration felt by my Yoga Moves MS students is truly inspiring. 

Restorative Yoga for Parkinson’s Disease: Strength, Balance, and Improved Quality of Life

Most Americans have heard of Parkinson’s disease or know someone who is affected. Roughly 1.5 million Americans suffer from the effects of the disease, and approximately 60,000 individuals will be diagnosed... Read more

Another Weapon in the Fight Against Parkinson's Disease: Yoga Therapy

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Karen O’Donnel Clarke: Bringing Freedom through Yoga for MS

Yoga instructor Karen O’Donnel Clarke works to help patients with various limiting conditions cope with their bodies’ challenges and find freedom within the boundaries. However, Clarke’s mission is not just altruistic—it is extremely personal as well. Karen O’Donnel Clarke, like many of her yoga students, suffers from Multiple Sclerosis. Read more

Profile: Yoga for MS a "Small" Task

At more than 79 years-old, MS sufferer Eric Small credits the fact that he is still mobile and healthy to the face that he has practiced yoga for MS for more than 50 years. Read more

Why Yoga for MS?

Doctors emphasize the importance of physical activity for people diagnosed with MS, and yoga for MS shows promise as an excellent technique for managing symptoms of MS. Read more

Getting the Most out of Yoga for MS

If looking for a yoga for MS class, the ideal, of course is to find an instructor who is familiar with teaching people with MS. But short of that, there are several other yoga therapy options available for MS sufferers. Read more