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Tai chi fights stress, getting popular with Millennials
Chinese physicians prescribe tai chi as a gymnastic form of medicine to complement other traditional treatments such as acupuncture and herbs, according to tai chi master Terry Dunn, who helped popularize it in the West. The movements are working ... #imedical
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Fall risk slashed among those who practice Tai Chi
The research is underpinned by an analysis of 10 separate medical trials, all of which looked at the risk of falls in association with the practice of tai chi. Taking the data from the trials, researchers determined that the rate of falls among those ... #imedical
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Mind-body practices benefit patients with rheumatic conditions
Jurisson: One of the most committed researchers on tai chi for rheumatic conditions right now is Chenchen Wang, MD. She is in Boston and has been doing some elegant studies of tai chi for osteoarthritis of the knee. She has begun to use some paper and ... #imedical
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Tai Chi May Help Prevent Falls
Practicing tai chi helps older people improve their balance and avoid falls, a review of studies has found. Tai chi is a form of Chinese martial ... Researchers found 10 randomized trials analyzing the effect of tai chi on the incidence of falls or the ... #imedical
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Integrative Health Tai Chi Retreat in Harvey Cedars
“We combine the ancient knowledge of integrative healthcare practices like tai chi, qigong, meditation and massage with academic presentations and clinical research studies that provide scientific evidence for the benefits of these practices. “This is ... #imedical
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Tai chi may prevent falls in older, at-risk adults
Researchers performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of the most recent randomized controlled trials that compared the effectiveness of tai chi in preventing falls among older and at-risk adults with other treatments. They measured fall ...and more » #imedical
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Health benefits of tai chi: What is the evidence?
A literature review was conducted on the benefits of tai chi for 25 specific conditions, as well as for general health and fitness, to update a 2014 review of systematic reviews. Systematic reviews and recent clinical trials were assessed and organized ... #imedical
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Could tai chi reduce the risk of falls in older adults?
The current study adds to the evidence in support of tai chi as useful in protecting older adults from falls. However, the researchers are cautious. Prof. Lomas-Vega explains, "Due to the small number of published studies, further research is needed to ...and more » #imedical
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How Tai Chi helps everyone, from the young to old
RESEARCH has shown there are many health benefits to the ancient martial art of Tai Chi, which is a series of exercises devised to energise both mind and body. It works by keeping the body ... "Trials conducted by Sydney University show that walking ... #imedical
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Tai chi may help prevent falls in older and at-risk adults
To investigate, Rafael Lomas-Vega, PhD of the University of Jaén in Spain and his colleagues searched the medical literature for relevant studies. The team identified 10 randomized controlled trials analysing the effect of tai chi versus other ... #imedical
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