How to Strengthen the Mind-Body Connection

Slow paced breathing at the right frequency can result in a vagal nerve activation, which may have a variety of beneficial effects.

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I talked about other methods for How to Stop Hiccups ( in my last video and touched on Heart Rate Variability before.

Slowing our pulse down in general may also have beneficial effects. See Finger on the Pulse of Longevity ( and Slow Your Beating Heart: Beans vs. Exercise (

Every time I鈥檓 amazed by ancient wisdom I have to remind myself of that video I did on toxic heavy metals (Get the Lead Out ( So though traditional healing methods may offer a plethora of insights, they still need to be put to the test.

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