NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — The pandemic has been tough on businesses across the mid-state, but the owner of a Nashville yoga studio owner had to deal with COVID-19 restrictions while fighting the virus itself.
During a yoga class at Yogasoul on Friday, Cindy Lunsford reminded students to pay attention to their breath, something important in yoga. Lunsford has run the studio on Wedgewood Ave. for two years, and like other studios, hers was hit hard by COVID-19 restrictions.
“I think five our six have closed in Nashville alone at this point,” Lunsford said. “I think this is a common story all over, especially for yoga studios.”
That story was made even more complex over the summer when Lunsford tested positive for COVID-19.
“I thought I was just fatigued I think maybe, I think I was in denial,” Lunsford said.
But even when that fatigue went away, the long-term effects of the virus lingered. She could feel an impact on her heart and on…