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Breathing With Chad - #18
“Deep breathing brings deep thinking and shallow breathing brings shallow thinking.”
– Elsie Lincoln Benedict
BELLY BREATHING x 10 minutes
-left hand over belly
-right hand over chest
-belly rises with inhale
-bell falls with exhale
-right hand over chest stays steady
20 breaths x 5 rounds
-only through nose
-focus on exhale
-looks and feels like a sneeze
-stimulates sympathetic nervous system
ALTERNATE NOSTRIL BREATHING x 5 rounds
-seal and hold for 4
-exhale for 8
-do both sides for one round
1 round 1-2x/day
COURSE OUTCOMES (revisit)
-Reduce anxiety & improve immunity through breathing
-build capacity and control in the breathe
-empower the individual (be the captain/be the light)
-make this a habit
-return to our natural state
-reduces oxidative stress comes from shallow breathing
-regulates body chemistry
-naturally alkalizes the body
-happier, healthier, more powerful
This content is for informational and educational purposes only. It is not intended to provide medical advice or to take the place of such advice or treatment from a personal physician. All readers/viewers of this content are advised to consult their doctors or qualified health professionals regarding specific health questions. Neither Dr. Chad Walding nor the publisher of this content takes responsibility for possible health consequences of any person or persons reading or following the information in this educational content. All viewers of this content, especially those taking prescription or over-the-counter medications, should consult their physicians before beginning any nutrition, supplement, or lifestyle program.