William Broad, Author of The Science of Yoga, Explains How Yoga Can Be Lethal

New York Times Science Writer William Broad Explains How Yoga Can Be Lethal

New York Times Science Writer William Broad Explains How Yoga Can Be Lethal

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March 12 2012 7:07 PM

Death by Yoga

On our previous episode, New York Times science writer William Broad, author of the new book The Science of Yoga, explained how Yoga can enhance your sex life. Now for the bad news: Yoga can kill you, and can bring less grievous harm as well. Here Broad uses an anatomy prop to illuminate the perils: