A royal revamp: As Camilla goes to an Indian health retreat we reveal how she's undergoing a top-to-toe makeover | UPDATED: 01:24 GMT, 2 November 2012 The Duchess of Cornwall has flown to a southern India for a secret week-long retreat at a ‘holistic heath centre’.
Bikram yoga sparks trend for other 'hot' gym classes – but is turning up the heat to intensify a workout safe | UPDATED: 21:38 GMT, 6 April 2012 Bikram yoga, which is staged in a man-heated room with a temperature of 105 degrees-fahrenheit, has long been considered one of the world’s hottest workouts. But now, gyms and studios across New York and Los Angeles are offering a range of exercises in even higher temperatures, sending the popular Indian practice into the amateur league.
A new TOWIE couple Cara Kilbey 24, spotted leaving Marathon fundraiser with Mick Norcross, 48 | UPDATED: 14:15 GMT, 30 March 2012 His on-screen romance with The Only Way Is Essex co-star Maria Fowler came an abrupt halt after just two dates.
Strokes, retina damage and trapped nerves: Is yoga doing us more harm than good It may be the secret to some of the most lithe and bendy bodies around, but yoga, as loved by celebrities from Matthew McConaughey to Natalie Portman, may also be the cause of a host of severe injuries. A new book, published next month, opens the lid on some of the physical and mental stretching techniques' darker sides – and from back traumas to strokes, the discipline is not without its dangers, writes author William J Broad. The Science of Yoga: The Risks and the Rewards, out next month, pulls together medical studies and case studies from those who have met with disastrous ends rather than the feel-good flexibility the practice normally affords
Still doing Sun Salutations and it”s not even a stretch! Meet the 91-year-old great-grandmother who is world”s oldest yoga teacher Bernice Bates is 91 years old, and she”s more flexible than people a third of her age. Guinness World Records recently awarded her the title of “Oldest Yoga Teacher.” While there might be other, older yogis, Bates completed the lengthy documentation process required by Guinness. Her daughter nominated her earlier this year
“This is disgusting… and disrespectful!: Kris”s fury after he walks in on wife Kim Kardashian”s yoga session… with NUDE male instructor In the nude: Kim Kardashian, sister Kourtney and some friends took part in a yoga session with a naked instructor in the season premiere of Kourtney & Kim Take New York tonight Losing it: But while Kim found things quite amusing, Kris was not so impressed when he arrived back at their New York hotel to discover a naked man Keeping covered: Kim opted to keep her clothes on during the session Helping hand: The instructor gives some direction shortly before baring all as part of the “holistic” experience
Yoga may not give you a mental lift…
Worth more than its weight in gold: Kate Moss yoga statue sells for 577,000 at Sotheby’s 6:41 PM on 17th October 2011 The statue of Kate Moss, called Mircrocosmos (Siren), was sold to an anonymous Asian telephone bidder for 577,250 Marc Quinn, also created a life-size 50kg version of the statue called Siren (pictured), that version went on display at the British Museum Model behaviour: Kate Moss pictured in Gloucester over the weekend
It”s tough keeping that LA figure: Natalie Imbruglia swaps song writing for the downward dog as she works out with trainer 3:46 PM on 29th September 2011 Working hard: Natalie Imbruglia puffed and sweated as she was put through her paces by a tough personal trainer in Los Angeles Busy girl: Natalie is living in Los Angeles at the moment, song-writing and “working on some other projects” which she hasn”t revealed What a change: Natalie looked worlds away from her usual glamourous self I Ready to stop yet Natalie looked exhausted as she was pushed to the limit What next As well as boxing, lunges and yoga, Natalie walked briskly around the park Is that how you get your pert behind Natalie did a number of stretched on the grass in a LA park as her trainer egged her on
Yoga keeps you fit That”s stretching it! Studies reveal getting into the lotus position will NOT get you into shape…