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June 14, 2013

Dr. Peter Wayne appears in World Congress on Qigong and Traditional Chinese Medicine YouTube Video

Peter appears in a new YouTube video at the 15th World Congress on Qigong and Traditional Chinese Medicine. In the video, Peter assists Master Zhou Tingjue as he performs feats of qigong. WARNING: this video is not for the faint of heart!

 

June 10, 2013

Dr. Peter Wayne and Dr. Yang Yang interviewed for SeniorPlanet.com article

The website SeniorPlanet.com, which is aimed at the elderly, has released an article about tai chi for seniors which cites the work of Peter and his colleague, Dr. Yang Yang.

 

May 30, 2013

Dr. Peter Wayne appears as guest on Dan Kleiman's podcast

Peter talks about the Eight Active Ingredients of Tai Chi in a new podcast with Dan Kleiman of Movement Arts. In this 28-minute interview, Peter expands more on the Eight Active Ingredients, how they relate to each other, plus more thoughts on tai chi research and teaching in the West.

 

May 8, 2013

Omega posts excerpt from Dr. Peter Wayne's book

Omega has posted an excerpt on their website from Peter's book, The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. The excerpt talks about "Hand Tai Chi" for people with arthritis or repetitive stress injuries.

 

May 3, 2013

Dr. Peter Wayne writes about tai chi and Parkinson's disease on Harvard Health Blog

Peter has posted an article on the Harvard Health Blog about how tai chi may improve balance and motor control in persons with Parkinson's disease. The article talks about other research studies involving tai chi and Parkinson's, as well as the pilot program being developed jointly by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Brigham and Women's Hospital.

 

April 26, 2013

New tai chi videos posted on YouTube

Dr. Peter Wayne appears in two new YouTube videos. The first one is in recognition of World Tai Chi & Qigong Day, and features Peter plus Dr. Helene Langevin and Dr. Gloria Yeh giving a lecture entitled, "Tai Chi for Health: Current State of the Research and Challenges Ahead." The second video features Peter and colleagues talking about tai chi for Parkinson's disease in a pilot program developed jointly at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Brigham & Women's Hospital.

 

April 26, 2013

Examiner.com spotlights The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi

The freelance content website Examiner.com has posted their review of Peter's new book, The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi. Violet Li, Examiner.com's resident tai chi writer, talks about who will benefit from this book.

 

April 20, 2013

Dr. Anthony Komaroff reviews The Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi

Dr. Anthony Komaroff of Harvard Medical School recently responded to a reader question about tai chi, and reflected on Peter's new book as an introduction and guide to the world of tai chi.