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Publisher: Future Science Ltd
Journal: Future Science OA
Languages: English
Types: Article
Subjects: Commentary, cognitive function, light intensity physical activity, physical fitness, Tai Chi, cancer survivorship, psychological health
The purpose of the current paper is to\ud encourage research into all areas of Tai Chi\ud and cancer survivorship. Tai Chi is defined\ud here as a combination of Chinese philosophy,\ud martial and healing arts. Tai Chi is a form of\ud physical activity that is carried out at either\ud a light or moderate intensity. The practice\ud of Tai Chi integrates mental concentration\ud and breathing control [1,2]. We first discuss\ud the role of light physical activity in cancer\ud survivorship and then narrow our focus to\ud Tai Chi per se.
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