Tai Chi May Help the Heart, Too

May 2004
Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter;May2004, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p2
Reports on the effect of Tai Chi exercise on cardiovascular and respiratory function among various groups of people, according to a 2004 study at Tufts-New England Medical Center and McGill University in Montreal, Quebec.


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