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Can yoga fight eating disorders?

girl makes poses of yogaYoga has long been touted for its healing powers. It’s been said to reverse aging, increase flexibility and improve your mental health. But can yoga fight eating disorders? Some yoga practitioners seem to think so and there are even yoga classes geared toward people with eating disorders. A recent study published in the Journal of Adolescent Health suggests that yoga is a successful tool in fighting eating disorders.

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Health headlines: H1N1 news, yoga for kids and peanut-sniffing dogs

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