This is a very cheery story. We need more of those.
I have protected her identity to focus on her results.
Here is my Buteyko story :
“I’ve been diagnosed with asthma, which very quickly developed in a severe form. I had to use prescribed medication, the well-known “puffers” that have written, as a warning, on the Patient Information that “it could worsen the medical condition of asthma patients”… scary, isn’t it?
In the second of a series of short blogs to show medical studies that back up what we ‘alternatives’ have been saying for some time, here is an abstract to how Tart Cherries can increase melatonin for all you world travellers and shift workers out there.
Detection and quantification of the antioxidant melatonin in Montmorency and Balaton tart cherries (Prunus cerasus).
Burkhardt S1, Tan DX, Manchester LC, Hardeland R, Reiter RJ.
In complementary therapy we get a lot of…”well it’s not scientifically based, so we can’t trust it.”
This short abstract from the Journal of Psychosomatic Research shows a study which found breathing techniques worked better than the comparison procedure. Importantly, it also showed that the control register in the brain stem was altered to maintain the benefit.
Declan Clark has been a therapist for 29 years. With understanding of the body, an interest in fascia, and as a Buteyko Breathing Educator, Declan brings things together to help people live better lives.