Is yoga strength training? | Live Science

Anke Neustadt

If you’re a seasoned yogi, you’ll know how challenging certain positions can feel — but is yoga strength training? Poses such as Tree Pose, Crow and Scorpion certainly require a lot of skill, and while we know yoga can be great for improving balance, alleviating stiffness and relieving stress, many […]

A ‘scary man,’ or someone like your uncle? Mass. requires doctors to undergo implicit bias training in an effort to address health care inequities.

Anke Neustadt

Starting June 1, the Board of Registration in Medicine, which licenses doctors in Massachusetts, is requiring all doctors to take two hours of instruction in implicit bias — mistaken beliefs and prejudices that people hold without realizing it. The training will focus on attitudes toward gender, race, ethnicity, and culture. […]