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Relaxation

relaxation

A state of relative freedom from both anxiety and skeletal muscle tension.


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Is voluntary death from breath-holding possible?

... the impulse the breathe, and so a person may pass out from hypoxia before feeling an urge to gasp. Once unconscious, does the following muscular relaxation result in respiritory arrest (and hence death from asphyxiation), or does one resume normal breathing?

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by Coelacanth
Tue Oct 15, 2013 8:25 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Is voluntary death from breath-holding possible?
Replies: 1
Views: 572

Why do we feel sleepy after eating meal?

... skin and nerves, and serotonin. Serotonin is a brain chemical that plays a large role in mood and can help to create a feeling of well-being and relaxation. "When levels of serotonin are high, you're in a better mood, sleep better, and have a higher pain tolerance," says Elizabeth Somer, ...

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by animus
Tue Jun 19, 2012 3:39 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Why do we feel sleepy after eating meal?
Replies: 5
Views: 15805

Brain and Body

... but i want to tell you that for the Body & Brain Holistic Yoga,individual and group Dahn Yoga classes.yoga are a combination of breathing and relaxation techniques, physical exercise, yoga, stretching, tai chi, martial arts, visualization and meditation. yoga is the most better for the body ...

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by einfopedia
Fri Mar 30, 2012 11:10 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain and Body
Replies: 8
Views: 4409

Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... When she days "it takes honing, it takes gleaning" I go tranced out all over. :mrgreen: I also, luckily, found a free relaxation audio that also puts me into the tingle/trance state, by Bonnie Lambourn. I'm not sure if it is her voice, or her manner of speaking, or ...

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by chillsdownmyspine
Thu Aug 18, 2011 10:36 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
Replies: 88
Views: 117072

Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... I can only describe it as if all of my body parts had shut down, all other sounds and thoughts were completely blocked out and a total sense of relaxation had taken over. I can also remember that when the bellowing of the teacher broke my trance, how disappointed I was. I began wondering what ...

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by sounds
Sun Mar 27, 2011 2:44 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
Replies: 88
Views: 117072
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