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Research into Yoga ancients cast a light on breathing and how it can impact on our health

29th December 2021

Research into Yoga ancients cast a light on breathing and how it can impact on our health

Best selling author James Nestor argues, that humans have lost the ability to breathe correctly, with damaging consequences that reach beyond snoring, asthma, autoimmune disease, and allergies.

Nestor draws on ancient wisdom from Yoga and the latest scientific studies to highlights the huge benefits from #breathing through your nose, rather than your mouth.

James #Nestor argues, in his new book #Breath, that humans have lost the ability to breathe correctly, with damaging consequences.

In Breath, journalist James Nestor travels the world to discover the hidden science behind ancient breathing practices to figure out what went wrong and how to fix it.

He looks at Yoga and discusses how breath correctly can over come a number of ailments overnight.

Listen to Janes Nestor interview on BBC sounds https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m0012scb

Modern research is showing us that making even slight adjustments to the way we inhale and exhale can: 

  • jump-start athletic performance
  • rejuvenate internal organs
  • halt snoring, allergies, asthma and autoimmune disease, and even straighten scoliotic spines

Listen to this fascinating interview with Andrew Marr broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on the 27th December 2021.

Listen here

The interview also includes Professor Teresa Lambe Principal Investigators overseeing the AstraZeneca vaccine programme. She co-designed the vaccine and Professor Catherine Noakes one of a tiny number of specialists worldwide who study ventilation and the spread of airborne diseases.

Source: Yoga Near You BBC