Posted on Jan 01, 2009 | Comments 1
Tai chi is a self-paced system of stretching and mild physical exercises. You can go with your own pace to practice tai chi exercises without any competition.
Despite of age, sex or physical ability, everyone can practice tai chi exercises for various physical and mental health benefits.
Tai chi exercises promote proper stream of energy in your life, particularly if you are suffering with stress and depression.
How tai chi is helpful for stress reduction?
Tai chi exercises mainly bring your body and mind together to reduce stress. While practicing tai chi exercises, your focus should be on moment of your body and breathing.
This combination of both body and mind brings great success to create state of calmness and relaxation for you.
Stress, depression, anxiety and other tensions in your mind will simply melts away because your focus will be on present. The effects of tai chi exercises can last for long time even after you stop your tai chi exercise sessions.
Is it safe to practice tai chi?
Although most forms of tai chi are gentle and suitable for every individual, there are few styles which are faster paced than other forms. However, you can practice according to your body ability.
Even though tai chi is safe in all aspects, it is always recommended talking with your personal health care provider before starting any new exercise routine.
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