Consumers Spend Billions Annually on Yoga

by Shirley Archer, JD, MA on Feb 01, 2005

Yoga researcher Trisha Lamb, associate director of the International Association of Yoga Therapists in Prescott, Arizona, estimates that people in the United States are spending $20 billion annually on yoga (The Washington Post, August 30, 2004).

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Shirley Archer, JD, MA

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Shirley Archer, JD, MA, was the 2008 IDEA Fitness Instructor of the Year and is IDEA's mind-body-spirit spokesperson. She is a certified yoga and Pilates teacher and an award-winning author based in Los Angeles, California, and Zurich, Switzerland. Two of her books, The Walking Deck and The Strength and Toning Deck, are now featured as iPhone apps. Contact her at www.shirleyarcher.com.