Johns Hopkins Arthritis Center researchers conducted a research study to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of yoga for patients with rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. After an 8 week program, there was an improvement by 20% in levels of pain, energy, mood, and physical function.
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