Category archives for Alternative Health

2 Buteyko Breathing Methods Developed By Dr. Buteyko

In this video, I will explain the history and development of the Buteyko Method and suggest that we can probably even claim that are 2 or more Buteyko versions that grew out of the original method that was developed by Dr. Buteyko. Before going into this, I would like to first point out some important […]

Why Morning Buteyko CP Most Important Factor For Health?

This video will be about the morning control pause and its importance within the Buteyko Breathing Method. Why are students advised to measure the morning CP and what is the role of the morning CP? In the original protocol written by Dr. Buteyko, the students were given 2 ways to measure their progression of CP […]

Essence Of the Buteyko Method

Dr. Artour has heard this question many times during over 15 years of teaching the Buteyko breathing retraining method. Many students and Buteyko teachers (practitioners or educators) asked him, “What is the key in the Buteyko method?” or “What is most important in the Buteyko breathing technique?”. The same question was discussed many times by […]

How To Measure CO2 levels?

In this video, I will explain how you can measure carbon dioxide (CO2) with the use of certain devices. As students progress with their level of health (according to the Buteyko table of health zones) their symptoms would decrease and the need for medication would become less and less. When level 7 is reached virtually […]

Does hyperventilation cause respiratory alkalosis or high Blood pH (Buteyko Method)?

Hyperventilation causes deviations in blood PH. Hyperventilation reduces carbon dioxide and carbon dioxide is needed to keep blood PH acid. When carbon dioxide levels in the blood are reduced, the blood becomes more alkaline. More about hyperventilation and blood ph: https://www.normalbreathing.org/co2-b… If we are talking about health zones, ordinary people would be situated around health […]

What Are Buteyko Health Levels (Buteyko Table of Health Zones)?

Dr. Artour Rakhimov talks about the development of the Buteyko Health Levels as rows of the Buteyko Table of Health Zones. It tells the details such as the year in which the first Buteyko Table was developed and when it was updated most recently with Health Levels. Dr. Artour Rakhimov helps people to get an […]

Breathing Retraining and Buteyko Method for Natural Weight Loss – Interview with Dr. Artour Rakhimov

Interview with Dr. Artour Rakhimov: The Nutrition Heretic, Frenching Your Food Summit with Adrienne Hew (Breathing Retraining and Buteyko Method for Weight Loss) This is Dr. Artour Rakhimov’s Interview with The Nutrition Heretic Podcast – https://nutritionheretic.com/. The title of this show was “Frenching your food summit with Adrienne Hew (Breathing Retraining and Buteyko Method for […]

Wim Hof’s Breathing Method vs. Dr. Buteyko’s Method

Dr. Artour Rakhimov and Volker Schmitz discuss Wim Hof’s method and the method of Dr. Buteyko that transformed the health conditions of thousands of people worldwide. Does Wim Hof’s breathing have a relation to Buteyko breathing? It looks like a completely opposite idea as Wim Hof has people breathe a lot of air or hyperventilate. […]

Stretching and Breathing Mutual Benefits: Interview with Volker Schmitz

Volker Schmitz and Dr. Artour Rakhimov talk about how stretching exercises help breathing patterns and vice-versa. Volker has been teaching yoga, breathing exercises, kung fu and tai chi for over 15 years. Stretching can enhance breathing retraining and the other way around. The discussion on stretching for breathing begins first. In martial arts and yoga, […]

Clinical Trials of the Buteyko Breathing Method in USSR/Russia

A variety of Russian trials for Buteyko Method is discussed. The first studies to be discussed are from 1990 in Kiev the Shevchenko Central hospital. People effected by the Chernobyl disaster were tested. They had symptoms related to their nervous system, blood pressure and so forth. Out of 50 people with radiation disease, 82% had improvements. These […]

Awesome Mutual Benefits: Calisthenics, Acrobatics, Gymnastics and Breathing

Calisthenics, acrobatics, and gymnastics provide outstanding advantages compared to other activities by increasing body-oxygen levels. Volker Schmitz has been teaching Chinese calisthenics, acrobatics, and gymnastics for many years. Together with Dr. Artour Rakhimov, they discuss the questions, “How can breathing retraining help people practice these moving arts?” and “How these moving arts can improve their […]

Amazing Qigong Benefits Comes When You Change Your … Breathing 24/7

Qigong and breathing exercises/retraining significantly benefit each other. Here is how. In this video, Dr. Artour Rakhimov and Volker discuss this topic. Volker is a qigong teacher for 15 years in Berlin. How can breathing retraining help people that practice qigong and how can qigong enhance our breathing and health? Dr. Artour Rakhimov focuses on […]

Fast and Natural Improvements in Cardio Endurance With … Breathing Retraining

Breathing retraining provides many amazing benefits to improve high-level cardiovascular endurance fast and naturally with an increase in VO2max for professional athletes and even beginners in long-distance running, cross-country skiing, triathlon, cycling and swimming. – Improve Cardio Endurance And VO2max. Dr. Artour Rakhimov, a former individual coach of two World Champions (may years ago), is a […]

Tai Chi Is Great for Breathing Retraining for Super Health due to High Body Oxygen Index

The practice of Tai Chi boasts body-oxygen levels and breathing retraining provides improvements in your Tai Chi practice. Volker Schmitz is a Tai Chi teacher for over 15 years. In this video (Tai Chi for breathing retraining), Dr. Artour Rakhimov and Volker Schmitz discuss this topic: How do Tai Chi and breathing retraining benefit each […]

3 Main Patents of Dr KP Buteyko’s (USSR/Russia), as Key Discoveries of the Buteyko Breathing Method

– Buteyko Breathing Patents: Russian and Soviet Authorship Certificates of by Dr. K.P. Buteyko – https://www.normalbreathing.com/more-russian-buteyko-patents.php . YouTube link: Buteyko Patents. The significant aspects of Dr. Buteyko’s discoveries are discussed and why the Buteyko Table of Health Zones is the most significant one according to Dr. Artour Rakhimov. The 3 discoveries are similar to patents […]

How to Get Most Benefits from Yoga Asanas [Control and Gradually Reduce Your Breath]

How to move forward with asana practice? What to do with breathing during this or this specific yoga posture? How to measure one’s general progress in his or her yoga asana practice? How to practice in order to get maximum health benefits from yoga asanas? Yogic postures (asanas) and breathing exercises when done properly will […]

How to Achieve Success in Yoga: Extend Pranayama [Main Yoga Breathing Exercise]

  How can we get maximum health benefits of yoga with pranayama? What are ways to have pranayama benefits when progressing in personal yoga practice? How many cycles per minute and durations of inhalations/exhalations for correct yoga practice? In this video, Dr. Artour Rakhimov and Volker Schmitz discuss the relation of breathing retraining to yogi’s […]