Author: Lin ZP
Conference/Journal: First World Symp on Self-Healing & Power of Consciousness
Date published: 2001
Other: Pages: 14 , Word Count: 136
Through recalling the history of Qigong development and Qigong research, and analyzing the major findings in Qigong studies, author points out that the major contribution of Qigong to the human health is that the study of Qigong has revealed an important medical norm or rule different from those of current western mainstream medicine. That is, Human being has the capability of maintaining self homeostasis and self healing. With affluent data of clinic examples and basic science studies, author has confirmed the very existence of such a self homeostasis system in human life. There are a total of five parts: (1) A history of five thousand years, (2) Rapid development of Qigong in the last half century, (3) Scientific exploration of Qigong in the past twenty years, (4) The future of medicine - maintaining human self homeostasis system, (5) discussion and vision.