Yoga for Cystic Fibrosis

For wellness of body, mind, and spirit

Yoga is a uniquely valuable tool for managing Cystic Fibrosis due to its focus on breathwork and unity of body, mind, and spirit. A regular yoga practice improves strength, balance, and flexibility, and can even improve lung function. It helps give peace of mind by bringing us into the present moment, helping to relieve stress and anxiety. All of us can benefit from the tools that yoga gives us to improve our physical health, mental well-being, and overall quality of life.

CF Yogi provides yoga classes specific to the needs of the Cystic Fibrosis community.Yoga for Cystic Fibrosis

About Us

A Virtual Yoga Studio for the CF Community

We offer FREE online yoga classes by the CF community, for the CF community. Unlike conventional livestreamed yoga classes, our class format uses two-way communication, so that teachers and students can communicate effectively with each other in the moment.  

We aim to help our community learn from each other, as we navigate the ups and downs of living with this disease.

supporting the whole person

You Are More Than Your Diagnosis

Daily life with Cystic Fibrosis takes hours of treatments, diligent efforts at compliance, and a lot of conversations with doctors and insurance companies. Yoga gives us a chance to give our attention back to our whole selves, and to what we truly want to do and be. 

Visit the blog to learn how yoga is helping us in our journeys with CF.

The World on My Shoulders

With great power comes great responsibility. We all know the image of the strong man, holding up a gigantic weight atop impressively broad shoulders. But that image is a bit deceptive. In that strong man's body, the legs are doing the majority of the heavy lifting....

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Happy Hips and the Art of the Hip Hinge

During yoga, we pursue a healthy balance between stability (strengthening) and mobility (stretching). By awakening the psoas and practicing our hip hinge we strengthen this muscular structure that powers us and holds us together.

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The ABCs of Caring for the Core

If you've ever joined a gym or watched a fitness video, or even casually browsed Instagram, you likely have encountered and internalized certain ideas about core strength. We're admonished to blast away the fat in pursuit of "killer abs." Billboards and magazines are...

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Classes Every Week in 2019!

Thanks to a generous Impact Grant from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, our yoga classes are FREE to the CF community!

 

Join us in making a fresh start, as we commit to taking care of our whole selves . . .

body, mind, and spirit.

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