Yoga JournalVerified account @Yoga_Journal 6 hours ago
As US Navy pilot Liz Corwin glanced out of her cockpit, there was no question: her wingtip was missing… http://ow.ly/541530mlCxB
The Good Fight: How Yoga is Being Used Within the Military
Spurred in part by the crushing opioid epidemic, the Department of Defense and other federal agencies have been spearheading efforts to manage and mitigate pain and mental health problems among active service members. Yoga, as it turns out, is one of the rising stars. While those in the trenches say there is a long way to go before yoga can be broadly and systemically deployed within the military, the foundation is being laid for using asana, meditation, and other holistic therapies to make military personnel more resilient.