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How do I get the most benefit out of yoga?

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To get the most benefit, you should choose a yoga style that matches your current fitness level, as well as your personality and goals for practicing yoga

Try different classes and teachers, and see what works for you.

SOURCES:

Sarley, D. Dell, 1999. Essentials of Yoga,

YogaJournal.com: "New to Yoga."

BKSIyengar.com: "Iyengar Yoga."

Yogaworkshop.com: "The Ashtanga Vinyasa Lineage."

Rakel, D. , 3rd ed., Saunders, 2012.  Integrative Medicine

Hayes, M. March 2010. Primary Care,

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on April 30, 2018

SOURCES:

Sarley, D. Dell, 1999. Essentials of Yoga,

YogaJournal.com: "New to Yoga."

BKSIyengar.com: "Iyengar Yoga."

Yogaworkshop.com: "The Ashtanga Vinyasa Lineage."

Rakel, D. , 3rd ed., Saunders, 2012.  Integrative Medicine

Hayes, M. March 2010. Primary Care,

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on April 30, 2018

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