Category Archives: Qigong

The 2nd Wellness Study & Exp Tour to China, 2017

The Second TCM Wellness (Yang-Sheng) Study & Explore Tour to China, Autumn 2017 2017 中医养生学习体验 秋季之旅  Kevin W Chen, Ph.D. MPH   Our first TCM Wellness Study & Explore Tour to China (May 7-21, 2017) was a huge success, and the … Continue reading

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Introduction to Taiji Five-Element Qigong

[Method of Self-Healing 自愈法] Introduction to Chinese Taiji Five-Element Qigong Kevin W Chen, Ph.D. MPH   Chinese Taiji Five-Element Qigong (a.k.a. Taiji Five-element Qigong) is a qigong system developed by master Binhui He, based on his years of clinical experience … Continue reading

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Mind-body medicine research update (June 2015)

[Research Update 科研 动态] Mind-Body Medicine Research Update Compiled by Kevin W Chen, Ph.D.   Efficacy of Liuzijue Qigong in Individuals with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in Remission.  J Am Geriatr Soc. 2015 Jul 1. [Epub ahead of print] by  … Continue reading

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The Miracle of the Breath

[Featured Article 精选文章] The Miracle of the Breath By Roger Jahnke, OMD   You can live for days without food. You can live for hours without water. But you can only live for moments without breath. The breath is our … Continue reading

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Your Chi Might One Day Be Bottled!

[A Comedy Moment 开心一刻 ] Your Chi Might One Day Be Bottled! (It’s Free!! FREE!) By Huck Twin The qi/chi I want to ‘move’ comes from heaven and earth. It loves to be home-based in my lower tan tien, but … Continue reading

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Nurture Life — Discover Who You Are

[Spirituality of Dao  道之神] Nurture Life, Discover Who You Are By Christina J Barea, DP, MMQ Listening deeply to the quiet sound of leaves unfolding at Spring I breathe in and embody the miracle manifested in each and every tree. … Continue reading

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Qigong Through the Seasons

[Qi Cultivation & Dao  炼气与道] Qigong Through The Seasons — Spring How to Stay Healthy all Year Long with Qigong, Meditation, Diet and Herbs” by Dr. Ronald Davis, [The following has been adapted from “Qigong Through The Seasons – How … Continue reading

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Mind-Body Research Updates

[Research Update] Mind-Body Medicine Research Updates Compiled by Kevin W Chen, Ph.D. Meditation-based treatment yielding immediate relief for meditation-naïve migraineurs.  Pain Manag Nurs. 2014 Mar;15(1):36-40. By Tonelli ME, Wachholtz AB. Meditation is gaining popularity as an effective means of managing … Continue reading

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Call for your support to research

Has Taiji, qigong or meditation made a difference in your health? Have you wondered how meditation and qigong healing works? Are you considering making a tax-deductible contribution by year-end? Would you like more people to benefit from meditation and qigong … Continue reading

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Qigong Institute Founder Ken Sancier Dies

[Qigong News] QIGONG INSTITUTE FOUNDER & CEO KEN SANCIER DIES Tom Rogers (President, Qigong Institute, Inc.) Los Altos, California. August 11, 2013 – Dr. Ken Sancier, the founder of the non-profit Qigong Institute (, has passed away at age 93. Dr. … Continue reading

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