vagus-nerve-stimulation-therapy

Vagus Nerve Stimulation Therapy™ VNS stimulates the limbic system, a group of related brain structures that affect mood, motivation, sleep, appetite, alertness and other factors commonly altered by depression. VNS is delivered to the left cervical vagus nerve by a stopwatch-sized generator – the NeuroCybernetic Prosthesis (NCPâ) System – implanted just under the skin in the left chest area. VNS

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psychosomatic-disorder

Psychosomatic (Mindbody or Bodymind) Disorders In his landmark book The Divided Mind – Regan/Harper Collins, John Sarno MD brilliantly clarifies a whole new world of mind-body healing/medicine that many call psychosomatic. He expands upon detecting ways our emotions and unconscious actions and reactions cause harm to our health and well being. I have learned while working with the breathing for

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memory

Memory It is nothing new as in 1988 Columbia University long ago released a study showing a strong relationship between anxiety and poor memory – The relationship is particularly strong in young boys at risk for delinquency. Pine, et al. (1999). Journal of American Academy of child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Vol. 38(3). 1024-1031. But adults have the same tendency. It

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epilepsy

Epilepsy and Breathing An email from a person with seizures that was helped greatly by our simple techniques and exercises. “First off, overbreathing induces alkalosis, which is a known trigger of seizures. That’s the reason several minutes of hyperventilation are a part of the standard EEG monitoring test for seizures. For almost two decades, Robert Fried (“Breathe Well, Be Well”)

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Headache

Lack of oxygen, caused by poor breathing or breath obstruction, is one of the hidden, yet most direct, causes of headaches. High chest breathing pattern is another strong creator of headaches. That is why relief from head pain may be only a few breaths away. Oxygen is the most vital element you need to live. Without air, we die fairly

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