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UMN Kinesiology Study Hopes To Draw More Black Woman To Yoga And Movement

1 month ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Yoga is an extremely popular wellness exercise, but across the country, and in the Twin Cities, it's been dominated by white participants.
Right now, there is an effort to draw women of color - especially Black women - to yoga, and they're looking for participants.
Dr. Daheia Barr-Anderson is an associate professor at the University of Minnesota Kinesiology Department and she's conducting a 3 month research study called YogaMoves. With this program, she's monitoring 60 participants who identify as Black and female as they learn basic yoga moves. She'll track heart rate...
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