In Episode 34 Gabby speaks with breathing expert Tim Altman.
Tim has been an athlete & state, national & international level Kayaking coach for over 35 years, respiratory therapist for the last 10 years, & author of "Breathing Dynamics". Tim suffered from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome whilst preparing for the Olympics in the 1990’s, & this life-changing experience eventually propelled him into studying natural medicine. Tim supports people with chronic illness, athletes, & many others to achieve peak performance in all that they do by offering 1:1 sessions, group workshops & his Breathing Dynamics online courses. Tim is a co-host of the Take a Breath Health & Lifestyle Show.
Gabby & Tim discuss:
The importance of learning how to breathe optimally day-to-day
How breathing impacts our nervous system & stress response
Benefits of practicing breathing techniques & doing breathwork training regularly
How dysfunctional breathing plays a major role in most common health conditions, & how to treat dysfunctional breathing
Implications of breathing dysfunction on our development from a young age
Using biofeedback as a way to monitor & improve breathing
Check out Tim's website for more information: www.timaltman.com.au
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