breathing for anxiety

6 Things That Happen When You Breathe Through Your Nose

July 8, 2019 Melissa's Blog Posts
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Breathe Through Your Nose Breathwork is the hottest thing right now, from Wim Hoff to Buteyko the trend continues to be on the rise. Nose breathing, both inhaling and exhaling through your nose is recommended by Dr. Buteyko for conditions such as anxiety, asthma, digestion, immunity, and sleep disorders. But why is nose breathing so […]

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The Future of our Yoga with Melissa YouTube Channel

July 4, 2019 Melissa's Blog Posts
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The Future This video is about the direction and vision of the Yoga with Melissa channel as we move into our 10 year anniversary on YouTube as well as the specifics for July 2019. Don’t worry I’m still going to teach you yin yoga, restorative yoga, yin yang yoga and yoga nidra and sleep yoga. […]

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Yoga Breathing Exercise for Anxiety | Special Guest Rachel Marie White

October 4, 2017 Yoga Questions and Yoga Answers
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✮ NADI SHODHANA | ONE-NOSTRIL BREATH ✮ Today Rachel Marie White is a special guest on Lifestyle with Melissa West. Rachel is a yoga teacher at Sleepy Santosha where she provides gentle yoga classes for people living with chronic pain and chronic illness. In this video, Rachel will demonstrate how to practice a pranayama or […]

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Aromatherapy and Breath for Anxiety, Depression and Stress

March 1, 2017 Yoga Questions and Yoga Answers
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Aromatherapy and Breath for Anxiety, Depression and Stress Today I am going to show you something super simple you can do anywhere to help you with anxiety, depression and stress. I received a question on stress, anxiety and depression from Manjit in the UK: Hi Dr Melissa West, hope you’re are well, needed your advice […]

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