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Al Freitchen, a participant in the tai chi group, says he is now addicted to the martial art and practices it twice a week!

PHOTOS BY RON MEDVESCEK / ARIZONA DAILY STAR The ancient Chinese martial art tai chi may reduce falls among adult stroke survivors, researchers at the University of Arizona have found. A handful of studies published in peer-reviewed journals have previously … Continue reading

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Tai chi helps stroke survivors avoid falls.

  An ancient form of gentle movement may offer help for a modern-day concern: A new study suggests that tai chi can reduce the number of falls in adults who have survived a stroke. Researchers found that stroke survivors who learned tai chi had the fewest number … Continue reading

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