The body's internal energy can be easily disrupted by keeping an irregular sleep schedule, repressing anger, or squeezing an ice cube in your hand and slowly lowering your fist into a sink of hot water. Restore the balance with this Groupon.
$29 for a 60-Minute Qi Gong Session or Traditional Chinese Massage Therapy ($100 Value)
Qi gong is the Chinese practice of energy work, which combines gentle physical movements, breath work, and meditation to release stagnant qi (energy), ease chronic pain, and improve circulation. Ancient techniques are also used during the Chinese massage therapy, which is designed to revitalize minds and reenergize bodies as muscles and soft tissue are kneaded and may help ease pain from rheumatoid and osteoarthritis, neck and back pain, sciatica pain, migraine headaches, and other health conditions.
China native Tim Wu comes from a long line of traditional Chinese medicine practitioners—four generations, to be exact—and his great-grandfather was a physician at the imperial palace during the Qing dynasty. Today, Tim continues the family legacy at his holistic clinic, Unique Therapy, where he ease pains caused by slipped discs, joint strain, and migraines with such alternative practices as qi gong, herbal medicine, and massage therapy.