This 85-year-old woman overcoming her severe scoliosis will convince you to start doing yoga Associated Press
Yoga mats lean against a wall at San Francisco International Airport's new Yoga Room, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

Apparently yoga is miraculous.

It definitely has been for an 85-year old New York woman who suffered from debilitating back pain and a hunchback-like posture. She tried everything from physical therapy to chiropractic care to make life easier with a herniated disc, scoliosis and osteoporosis.

But then she found the magic of yoga.

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After just one month of in-home yoga instruction, Anna Pesce went from being wheelchair bound to walking again. The New York Post has the full story of her amazing recovery.

Time to hit the yoga studio.

Jessie Taylor is a freelance writer and crafter who is currently traveling the U.S. in search of her ideal place to live and the perfect cup of coffee. Follow her adventures on Instagram and Twitter.
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