Women's Qigong for Health and Longevity
A Practical Guide for Women Forty and OverBook - 2008 | 1st ed.
Here is a detailed, easy-to-use guidebook for women forty and older on how to use gentle but powerful traditional Chinese exercises, breathing techniques, massage, meditation, and vocalizations to promote health, fitness, relaxation, and mental clarity; improve stamina; and even treat specific health concerns. Acupuncturist and longtime qigong practitioner Deborah Davis explains the traditional Chinese approach to health and the various components of qigong practice; gives general health routines for women in specific age groups; and offers do-it-yourself practices and routines for specific health issues including insomnia, hypertension and heart disease, menopause, sexual vitality, breast health, breast cancer, osteoporosis, and depression.
Publisher: Boston : Shambhala, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 613.714082 D261
Characteristics: viii, 163 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.