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Tai Chi May Help Slow The Aging Process
2014-05-29 04:43:14

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Tai Chi Chuan, or Tai Chi as it is commonly known, is an ancient form of Chinese martial arts. Originally developed as a form of self-defense, today Tai Chi has become a graceful exercise used to reduce stress and other health concerns, according to the Mayo Clinic. A new study from the China Medical University Hospital reveals that Tai Chi also results in an increased expression of cluster of differentiation 34 (CD34+) cells, a stem...

2014-01-28 23:01:20

Live Interactive Webinars every morning, with 20 minutes of flow inducing Taiji, getting people in a positive frame of mind to start their day. Fitness and Wellness Expert, Author and America’s T’ai Chi Champion David-Dorian Ross hosts a complimentary daily “TaijiFit-2-go” Class, starting February 1st at 5 am US Pacific Time. Huntington Beach, CA (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 On January 1st, 2014, a small group of people from all over the world gathered together to participate in a 5...

2013-11-04 23:01:18

On December 10th, Tuttle Publishing releases the much-anticipated follow up to “Way of the Champion,” “Coaching With Heart: Taoist Wisdom to Inspire, Empower, and Lead in Sports & Life.” The book is written by Jerry Lynch, PhD, one of America’s most esteemed sport psychologists. New Clarendon, VT (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 On December 10th, Tuttle Publishing releases the much-anticipated follow up to “Way of the Champion,” “Coaching With Heart: Taoist Wisdom to Inspire,...

2013-04-17 23:15:49

Agoda.com, Asia´s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq:PCLN), is preparing a wide range of hotel deals to help celebrate the Cheung Chau Bun Festival, one of the most lively and enjoyable celebrations of the year, which this year will be held from May 14-18. Singapore (PRWEB) April 17, 2013 Agoda.com, Asia´s leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq:PCLN), is preparing a wide range of hotel deals to help...

2012-12-29 05:01:02

Shen Yun's mission as a nonprofit is to revive the best of ancient Chinese culture and encourage traditional values in contemporary times. Shen Yun is a must-see show, with world-class performances of classical myths and legends and joyful ethnic dances, among magical realms of beauty and mystical wonder. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 28, 2012 The China the world sees today is far from the grace and integrity of ancient China. Ancient Chinese culture was rich in beauty and rooted in the...

2012-04-17 23:46:41

Wheelchair Tai Chi featured in 2008 Beijing Olympics An innovative 13-postures Tai Chi designed for wheelchair users is described in the current issue of Technology and Innovation- Proceedings of the National Academy of Inventors®. The innovation has brought the traditional Chinese martial and healing arts to people with ambulatory impairment, thanks to the technology and program developed by Zibin Guo, PhD, of the University of Tennessee Chattanooga. "Too often, social and...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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