Qi Gong

Definition of Qi Gong

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Qi gong is a type of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) that is thought to be at least 4,000 years old. There are two main types of Qi gong practice: internal and external. Internal Qi gong is a self-directed technique that involves the use of sounds, movements, and meditation....

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This section is designed as a jumping-off point. We've "spotlighted" just a few medical studies on qi gong to introduce you to the nature and diversity of the research. Consider it a springboard to the RESEARCH area.



The heart of the portal. Search the Natural Standard, Cochrane and PubMed databases - and the search engine TRIP - for clinical studies about qi gong's impact on numerous health issues.

Clinical Trials


Investigate the clinical trials currently underway for qi gong. Where they're being conducted around the world - which health conditions are being studied - and how to get involved.

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