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The Potential of the Breath. A Fascinating Deep Dive into Taking Oxygen Seriously! With Breathing Expert Patrick Mckeown.

The Potential of the Breath. A Fascinating Deep Dive into Taking Oxygen Seriously!
With Breathing Expert Patrick Mckeown. 

I was honoured to have Patrick on the show, after following his work for many years it was wonderful to dive into the importance of our awareness to the breath and oxygen as a major component to becoming well and staying optimal. 


“Many people believe that taking a deep breath increases body oxygenation. The opposite is the case.” — Patrick McKeown, bestselling author of The Oxygen Advantage

What we discuss? 
How did Patrick get so interested in breathing, oxygen and breathwork science ? 

The science of breathing and the practical applications. 

Why we need proper breathing? 
Air quality? – what this means? 
Importance of air and breathing? 
What is functional breathing?
Where has the knowledge about breathing being misconceived?

How to detect improper breathing ? 
Resonant breathing frequency.   Stress state? 

What can we do about it? 
3 principles (LSD)
Breathe Light
Breathe Slow
Breathe Deep

Techniques, practicalities for health illness and performance? 

Unblocking the nose. Mouth breathing protocols 

What’s your daily non negotiables that keep you healthy happy and optimised? 

What’s coming up for Patrick ? The new book The Breathing Cure. Courses? Products? 

Where to find Patrick? 
@buteykoclinic › buteyk…Web resultsPatrick McKeown (@buteykoclinic) • Instagram photos and videos

Who is Patrick McKeown? 

Patrick McKeown is an international breathing expert and author based in Galway, Ireland. Since 2002, he has worked with thousands of clients, including elite military special forces (SWAT) Olympic coaches and athletes.
The Breathing Cure (2021), Patrick’s newest book, is a deep dive into the science of breathing. It explores functional breathing for a wide range of health conditions, and breathing exercises suitable for adults, children and teens. These unique exercises improve quality of life with better sleep, health and performance.
To date, Patrick has worked with some of the top athletes in the world across a variety of sports including tennis, cycling, weight lifting, American Football, MMA and track and field.

A TEDx Speaker, Patrick’s work has touched the lives of thousands and more worldwide.

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Jodi Duval

Perth based Functional Naturopath and Lecturer, Jodi Duval discusses health tips and tricks for you and your family. Giving you the latest information to get you to your optimal health and empower you with the knowledge and passion to do so. Jodi will also be featuring guests from a variety of different areas of the health and wellness industry. Stay tuned and have fun!

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