Tag: Qi Kung

New Study Links Tai Chi to Longer Lifespans
By July 28, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

New Study Links Tai Chi to Longer Lifespans

Kerry Grens and Micah Naziri Reuters recently reported on a study in the American Journal of Epidemiology, which concluded that Chinese men who practiced Tai Chi (T’aijiquan) were less likely to die over a five-year period than men who didn’t exercise at all. The findings support past studies that found health benefits related to the traditional Chinese Internal […]

Study Confirms Qi Kung (Chi Gong) Lowers High Blood Pressure
By July 13, 2013 1 Comments Read More →

Study Confirms Qi Kung (Chi Gong) Lowers High Blood Pressure

A recent study published in the Journal of Hypertension, confirms that Qi Gong helps to reduce cases of high blood pressure in patients with pre-hypertension and mild hypertension. In the study entitled “568 A Randomized Controlled Trial for the Use of Qigong in the Treatment of Pre and Mild Essential Hypertension,” researchers found that blood pressure reductions […]

Mother’s Cuddling Brings Baby ‘Back From Dead’ <i>…but how?</i>
By July 6, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Mother’s Cuddling Brings Baby ‘Back From Dead’ …but how?

A SMILING KATE HOLDS JAMIE AFTER IT BECOMES CLEAR THAT HER SON IS GOING TO SURVIVE   Baby Jamie Ogg showed no signs of life when he was delivered at just 27 weeks gestation at a hospital in Sydney. Doctors said they had lost him and he was given to his mother Kate who gently unwrapped […]

Buddhist Claims Levitation Ability Through Meditation?
By June 11, 2013 5 Comments Read More →

Buddhist Claims Levitation Ability Through Meditation?

In the West, the Buddhist tradition is typically viewed as more intellectual and legitimate than many other other Eastern religious traditions. But many of our impressions of Buddhism in the West are based on the the presentation by famous Western proponents of Buddhism and the way in which they packaged the varied traditions as sometimes […]

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Harvard Study Documents the Health Benefits of Tai Chi
By June 10, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Harvard Study Documents the Health Benefits of Tai Chi

  This gentle form of exercise can prevent or ease many ills of aging and could be the perfect activity for the rest of your life. Now a Harvard Study documents some of the benefits of this age-old system of martial arts, meditation, health and longevity… Tai Chi is often described as “meditation in motion,” […]