About.com: Yoga Therapy
From Laura Inverarity, D.O., former About.com Guide
Updated January 23, 2008
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Over the past few years the popularity of yoga has continued to increase with the general public. The medical benefits of yoga have also become well known by health care professionals. For these reasons it is of no surprise that physical therapists have begun to incorporate the posture techniques of yoga in rehabilitation programs.