185. The Power Of The Downstate
Professor Sara C. Mednick is a cognitive neuroscientist at the University of California, Irvine and author of The Power of the Downstate and Take a Nap! Change Your Life. Dr. Mednick was awarded the Office Naval Research Young Investigator Award in 2015. Her research findings have been published in such leading scientific journals as Nature Neuroscience and The Proceedings from the National Academy of Science, and covered by all major media outlets. She resides in San Diego, CA.
Topics covered in this episode:
Brain and Body Connection in Sleep
Upstate and Downstate Rhythms
Autonomic Nervous System
Rhythm and Nature
Timing in Medicine
Health Consequences of the Upstate
Yoga and Breathing
Good and Bad Resonance
Patient Oriented Resonance
Referenced in the episode:
The Lindsey Elmore Show Ep 164 | You’re Breathing Wrong | Karese Laguerre
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