Posts tagged brain chemistry
497: Classic ACP How To Reduce Anxiety And Enjoy Better Sleep

Being awake in the middle of the night can be unnerving. There are 7 tips in today's episode to help you get the best rest possible even if you wake and can't get back to sleep!

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What is anxiety?

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It is a common experience that a problem difficult at night is resolved in the morning after the committee of sleep has worked on it.  -John Steinbeck

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493: Nutrition and Herbs for Anxiety

In today's episode, Gina shares her knowledge of nutrition and herbs in the context of anxiety.  Gina recommends foods and herbs to use that help alleviate and reduce anxiety while also indicating what foods and herbs to avoid to keep from making anxiety worse.  The foods and herbs are discussed not only in the context of anxiety but how they can benefit overall health.

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What is anxiety?

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Bodies always tell the truth. They give us hints of how to listen for it, and to recognize it when we hear or see it.
―Robin Rose Bennett

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481: Classic ACP Medication For Anxiety Yes or No

Medications are often the first offering to people who ask for help with anxiety and panic. Today Gina talks about the decision to use drugs and explores

  • Making an informed decision

  • How medications are not getting to the root of the problem

  • Why some patients are taken off medications for therapeutic treatment

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475: Letting Your Body Turn Down The Stress

In today's episode, Gina discusses the importance of learning to stimulate your vagus nerve, thereby enabling your body to reduce the stress and anxiety you may be experiencing.  Listen in as Gina shares more than five techniques for stimulating your vagus nerve and thereby activating your parasympathetic nervous system and entering the safe, secure, "relax and digest" state of being.

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Episode 307 on the vagus nerve:

http://www.theanxietycoachespodcast.com/episodes/307-stimulate-your-vagus-nerve-to-reduce-your-anxiety

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What is anxiety?

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Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are.
-Chinese Proverb

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455: Pet the Lizard Brain to Calm Anxiety

In this episode, Gina discusses how different parts of the brain function differently according to their developmental age (how long ago and for what purpose various parts of the brain developed and thus continue to function) and how we can use this knowledge to reduce our anxiety.  The most ancient part of our brain, the "lizard brain", is the part of our brain associated with our basic survival functions.  Listen in as Gina describes how being aware of how this lizard brain functions and how to address it with the other parts of our brain and being can improve our struggle with anxiety.

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What is anxiety?

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A calm mind releases the most precious capacity a human being can have: the capacity to turn anger into compassion, fear into fearlessness, and hatred into love. –Eknath Easwaran

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441: Understanding Negativity Bias and Anxiety

In today's episode Gina discusses negativity bias in the context of anxiety further (touched on in the previous podcast).  The evolutionary perspective of our history and present state of functioning are used to provide useful insights into why we can be afflicted with anxiety and how to improve the situation we find ourselves in.  The hereditary component of anxiety is also discussed.

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What is anxiety?

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Perhaps home is not a place but simply an irrevocable condition.
-James Baldwin

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424: Color And It's Strong Influence On Your Mind

In this episode Gina discusses the importance of color in our environment and how it can affect our mind and anxiety.  Gina incorporates some research conducted at the University of British Columbia that indicates blue can help facilitate creative activities while red can enhance activities requiring strong focus and attention to detail.  Green can help enhance alertness and keep one aware for an extended period of time.

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What is anxiety?

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My religion is nature. That’s what arouses those feelings of wonder and mysticism and gratitude in me.
-Oliver Sacks

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307: Stimulate Your Vagus Nerve To Reduce Your Anxiety

Little changes to tone your vagus nerve &  activate your parasympathetic nervous system keeping you calm! Listen in for fun and easy additions to your day.

Episode Quote: 
Stay close to anything that makes you glad you are alive. -Hafiz

 

Laughter Yoga Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-HJG63EXCmw


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282: Caffeine and Anxiety Awareness

March is Caffeine Awareness Month! Today Gina opens the subject up around anxiety and caffeine consumption. Learn the reasons why caffeine is not your friend while clearing your anxiety-panic. Later this month we will be exploring some amazing substitutes for the beloved caffeine :)

Links Mentioned in the Episode:
Caffeine and medications: 
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Carolyn Dean ep 182
http://www.theanxietycoachespodcast.com/episodes/182-magnesium-miracle-and-anxiety-interview-with-carolyn-dean-md-nd

Neurotransmitters ep 170
http://www.theanxietycoachespodcast.com/episodes/170-brain-chemistry-lifestyle-tips-for-anxiety

 

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224: Placebo Effect and Anxiety "Cures"

How does the placebo effect work and what about all the anxiety "cures" out there? Join in as Gina touches in on placebo, nocebo and the power of your own mind.
 

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188: The Brain in Your Gut--And Anxiety

Join in as Gina discusses the "second brain"...the brain in your gut and how it influences your anxiety. Included are probiotics, prebiotics and all the foods that bring them to your gut!

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179: Tapping (EFT) for Anxiety-Panic and PTSD

In today'e episode Anxiety Coaches Podcast Coach and Host Gina Ryan chats with guest and Tapping expert Gene Monterstelli. Tapping also known as Emotional Freedom Technique has great promise for anxiety relief. Listen in as Genes shares his personal story of overcoming Anxiety-Panic.
Links to find more from Gene Monterstelli and Tapping:  http://tappingqanda.com/learntapping/

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176: Dr Rick Hanson from Fear and Anxiety to All is Well

Today's episode brings very special guest Dr Rick Hanson. Rick's work in neuroscience, psychology and contemplative practices brings us a well rounded look at moving from Fear and Anxiety to All is Well! 
Visit Dr Hanson's website: http://www.rickhanson.net/ for his books and  clicking here for Foundations of Well-Being Program. {This is an affiliate link. By purchasing from here you help support the Anxiety Coaches Podcast.}

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175: Bach Flower Remedies for Anxiety-Panic

This show takes an look at an interesting and fun tool for anxiety-panic, the Bach Flower Remedies. Gina walks us through the 2 of the 7 emotional categories for flower remedies: For those who have fear and for those who suffer uncertainty.

Here is the blog post  with all 7 categories listed and their flower remedies: How to Heal Fear and Anxiety With Bach Flower Remedies

 

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170: Brain Chemistry Lifestyle Tips For Anxiety

In today's episode Gina discusses some of the lifestyle tips that are recommended for increasing the brains own production of the neurotransmitter serotonin and decreasing the neurotramsmitter dopamine.  Optimal brain chemistry combined with insight is the real healer!

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168: 6 Ways to Distract From Anxiety

Distraction can work for us or against us. In this episode coach Gina helps us find when to distract, when it's a bad idea, and 6 different ways to use distraction to help us calm our over sensitized nervous systems. 

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