Portersville, PA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/09/2012 -- Alternative medicine preference has demonstrated a significant rise among Americans. Making its way to the mainstream United States market and the medical community, alternative treatments are reaping $30 billion a year from Americans who seek relief and therapeutic methods to fight illnesses that conventional medical practices seem unable to address. Alternative medicine is also deemed less costly than modern medical care.
Therapy-Alternative.com offers a wealth of information about alternative therapies and treatments of various origins. The online resource also recommends products or resources to help people further explore and experience a therapy alternative that they are interested in.
Therapy-Alternative.com provides an exploration of "Qigong, an ancient practice that embraces methods that help resist illness by strengthening the body's core energy and restoring balance from within. Often referred to as the "path to total health," it is the "secret weapon" against life's harmful elements such as anxiety, worry and depression.
The oldest of the five main branches of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Qigong - also termed Chi-Kung - essentially stimulates the flow of "vital energy"(chi) and enhances one's health and well-being. It is easier to perform than Tai Chi and less strenuous than Yoga, taking only 10-15 minutes a day to practice. In spite of its simplicity, Qigong can improve the respiratory, circulatory and lymphatic systems and increase flexibility.
According to Therapy-Alternative.com, Qigong is practiced daily by an estimated 100 million people around the world. They believe in these ancient techniques which enable them to work with their own body's energy using using a combination of gentle movements and correct breathing while in a meditative state of mind.
Recommending Qigong as a viable practice toward attaining good health, Therapy-Alternative.com offers a video demonstrating some of the health benefits of the ancient practice.
To know more about Qigong and its benefits to overall health, please visit http://www.therapy-alternative.com/qigong.html for information.
Therapy-Alternative.com outlines different methods on maintaining better health and well-being from around the world. The website features Qigong, one of the alternative methods to help one resist illness by strengthening core energy and restoring balance from within.