Category archives for stress

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 […]

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 […]

Treat Dysautonomia/POTS Naturally with Breath Retraining [CO2 Calms ANS Nerve Cells]

In this fifth video “Dysautonomia/POTS Treatment“, Dr. Artour Rakhimov and Volker Schmitz continue to discuss POTS and dysautonomia dysfunction. Causes of dysautonomia and POTS as well as effective treatment solutions are discussed, while the most successful method to treat these disorders is breathing retraining. The relation between breathing retraining and dysautonomia is clearly shown in […]

Measure Sympathetic/Parasympathetic Dysfunction in POTS/Dysautonomia with Simple DIY Orthostatic Test

Complex POTS/Dysautonomia Dysfunction In this fourth video, Dr. Artour Rakhimov and Volker Schmitz continue to discuss tests for dysautonomia. The other videos discussed 3 tests to see the general stress in the nervous system. The Parasympathetic and sympathetic nervous system were expanded on. This specific video deals with more complex cases or dysautonomia dysfunction. People […]