Baxter Bell

Baxter Bell, MD, C-IAYT, E-RYT 500, is a physician, medical acupuncturist, certified yoga teacher, yoga therapist, and coauthor of Yoga for Healthy Aging. With his unique perspective and experience, Baxter lectures to healthcare professionals throughout the country on integrating the therapeutic applications of yoga with Western medicine. He teaches a healing, nurturing style of hatha yoga that balances the body’s desire for action with the mind’s need for calm and quiet. In addition to teaching classes, workshops, and retreats, he helps students use yoga to heal from and/or cope with a wide range of medical conditions. He is the cofounder of and a writer for the popular blog Yoga for Healthy Aging.

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  • Yoga for Healthy Aging

    We tend to think we can keep the brain healthy just by feeding it new information and experiences. But physical exercise could be as or more important than mental exercise.