An analytical review of the Chinese literature on Qigong therapy for diabetes mellitus.

@article{Chen2009AnAR,
  title={An analytical review of the Chinese literature on Qigong therapy for diabetes mellitus.},
  author={Kevin Chen and Tianjun Liu and Haibo Zhang and Zhongpeng Lin},
  journal={The American journal of Chinese medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={37 3},
  pages={439-57}
}
Diabetes rates have doubled in China over the past decade. However, as conventional medicine offers neither a sound explanation nor an effective cure, patients with diabetes increasingly seek complementary and alternative therapies. It was reported that the traditional Chinese medical approach, Qigong, might produce therapeutic benefits with minimal side-effects in this condition. The Qigong Database, the China National Knowledge Infrastructure, and the library databases of Chinese institutions… CONTINUE READING