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Phil Kaplan on Yoga
the deal with all of this Yoga stuff? First I thought it was
weird, but now it seems health clubs and even hospitals are
teaching classes. Is it legit, or just another trend?
I am by no means an expert in Yoga,
but I have had enough exposure to it to answer your question.
It's legit! In India it has very deep spiritual ramifications,
but it actually goes far beyond "getting in touch with
inner peace." Yoga involves postures and breathing that
can help to optimize blood flow, not only to the working muscles,
as in conventional resistance exercise, but also to the internal
The catch is, as with all fitness
related practices, finding someone who is truly an expert.
As Yoga is growing in popularity, many health clubs have simply
renamed their stretching classes and added some New Age music.
Yoga lies somewhere between an art and a science, but it is
a field in itself and should be taught be a credible expert.
In our Western culture, Yoga is
promoted primarily as stress reduction, but since it does
increase blood flow, and since the mind-body connection is
indisputable, I am certainly open to believing there are healing
benefits as Yoga practitioners have insisted for . . . well
. . . hundreds of years. As it grows in popularity, research
is being initiated to measure its true value. Until the results
are in, I'd say it will fit nicely into any overall fitness
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