We hear a lot about how infertility affects women’s emotional well being and less about how it affects men. It’s important that we pay some special attention to how men’s lives are impacted by the disease, especially when, according to the Centers for Disease Control, suicide is the 7th leading cause of death for all men in the United States and there are 4 times as many deaths to suicide for males than females. Read more on the link……
Infertility and Yoga !
Merrimac Public Library , Merrimac Ma.
Thursday , June 23, 2016 7 pm- 8 pm
86 W. Main St. , Merrimac, MA
Lynn Collins will be teaming up with Paula Wilson, Registered Yoga Instructor
Lynn will read from her book Sperm tales – An Informative guide through the challenges of Infertility. The CDC says 1 in 8 couples are infertile. Lynn will read selections from her book and be on hand to answer questions and sign copies of the book.
Paula Wilson has been a Registered Yoga Teacher since 2004 and has taught Yoga to people of all ages and abilities, including adults, seniors, children, pregnant women and even special needs students
Paula struggled with infertility for 5 years before having 2 beautiful children. She feels Yoga helped her on her long journey to having children. She taught and practiced throughout both of her pregnancies, which helped with stress, anxiety, and even labor and delivery. Yoga also kept her flexible and in great shape as well.
For free classes:
Anyone who attends the event can take 1st Yoga class free at the Merrimac library with Paula Wilson, Registered Yoga Teacher from May – August and the can enter a raffle to win 3 additional FREE Yoga classes with her (to be used by 12/31/16). Please visit her website at www.Harmonyyoga.info for details on her classes.
There will also be a free drawing for a copy of Sperm Tales. With each signed book you will receive a tip sheet “10 Fertility Tips: How to make pregnancy possible ”
There will be light refreshments served……Hope to see you there