Busy Entrepreneurs Stress Less & Increase Productivity

Living in the San Francisco Bay Area it's not unusual to hear of more companies adding yoga as a perk for their employees with Silicon Valley taking the lead. It's a smart business choice not only because employees like it, but also because it increases productivity at work. Happier, healthier, productive employees are always a good idea! Fran … [Read more...]

Compassion Makes Better Leaders

Bringing compassion into classrooms to foster wise teens through mindfulness meditation is taking root in Berkeley, California. Vlad Moskovski, Yoga teacher and one of my Yoga Therapy students is making a big difference in the lives of teenagers. His first pilot program was so successful that he is being asked to expand the program to more high … [Read more...]

YOGA: The Art of Transformation

Last weekend Eleanor Criswell, former president and current member of the Board of Directors of the International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT) and I went to the  “Yoga: The Art of Transformation” exhibit currently being held at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco.  We also attended the panel discussion “The Ancient Science of Yoga” … [Read more...]

Look What’s Cooking with Rhonda Liebig and Me!

I wanted to share with you what bestselling author of The Fitt Solution and Health Coach, Rhonda Liebig and I have joined forces to create.  If you are looking to drop the stress and drop the pounds I think you will be especially interested in watching this vlog. … [Read more...]

Yoga Lowers Fatigue, Inflamation in Breast Cancer Survivors

Nicole DeAvilla discusses the Yoga research published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Simple Yoga practices reduced inflammation and fatigue and had other health benefits. Nicole also discusses what kind of yoga they practiced. Lead Researcher: Janice K. Kiecolt-Glaser … [Read more...]

Video: Telome Health

Nobel-winning molecular biologist, Elizabeth H. Blackburn has founded a company called Telome Health and there is a controversy over whether the lab test measurements are useful. Nicole DeAvilla explains the science and discovers a connection that she thinks Insurance Companies would love to utilize. (click read more to watch the video) … [Read more...]