Did you know that a 20 minute session of T'ai Chi Chuan can lower blood pressure, decrease stress, improve flexibility, improve balance and flexibility, alleviate neuropathy, build muscle, improve sleep problems, increase oxygen intake, improve posture, and slow the effects of aging? The ancient art of Tai Chi has been practiced in China for centuries. Practiced as a graceful form of exercise, Tai Chi has developed quite a fan base in in the western hemisphere, and especially Baton Rouge where people looking to improve their health and reduce stress in a low impact way have embraced Tai Chi. Because Tai Chi tends to be low impact and puts minimal stress on muscles and joints, it is generally safe for all ages and fitness levels. No special clothing or uniforms required. Just wear something loose and comfy so you can stretch and bend easily.