Anders Olsson

Anders Olsson is a lecturer, teacher and founder of the Conscious Breathing concept and the author of Conscious Breathing. After living most of his life with a ”hurricane of thoughts” bouncing back and forth in is head, Anders was fortunate enough to come across tools that have helped him relax and find his inner calm. The most powerful of these tools has undoubtedly been to improve his breathing habits, which made Anders decide to become the worlds most prominent expert in breathing. This is now more than 10 years ago and since then he has helped tens of thousands of people to a better health and improved quality of life. Read more about Anders here >>

The Hyperventilation Syndrome – Dr. Frances Ames Part VIII

Download in pdf-format >> CHAPTER 10 – REFERENCES Baker, D.M. (1934): Sighing respiration as a symptom, Lancet I (174) Barker, L.F. and Sprunt, T.P. (1922): A spontaneous attack of tetany during a paroxysm of hyperpnoea in a psychoneurotic patient convalescent from epidemic encephalitis, Endocrinology 6 (1) Barnes, C. G., and Greaves, R.I.N. (1936): The role …

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The Hyperventilation Syndrome – Dr. Frances Ames Part VII

Download in pdf-format >> CHAPTER 9 – APPENDIX OF CASE HISTORIES This appendix summarizes forty cases individually. In all of them, except case 20, the symptoms and signs were reproduced by hyperventilation. Case 20 was too apprehensive to risk precipitating laryngeal stridor by overbreathing.  Case 18 is given in more detail than the others, not …

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The Hyperventilation Syndrome – Dr. Frances Ames Part VI

Download in pdf-format >> CHAPTER 7 – DISCUSSION It has become evident that a great deal of illness is of emotional origin and that all illness has its emotional component.  The hyperventilation syndrome is one of the ways in which emotional stress becomes manifest. An attempt has been made to study, not only the clinical …

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The Hyperventilation Syndrome – Dr. Frances Ames Part V

Download in pdf-format >> TABLE l. The changes in pulse volume after a single deep breath in normal subjects and in hyperventilators.  Normal subjects. Normal pulse volume ml. Pulse volume after 1 deep breath ml. Duration of change in pulse volume. sec. Normal respiratory rate. Breath/min. Normal pulse rate. Beats/min. L. 0.018 0.01 25 18 …

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The Hyperventilation Syndrome – Dr. Frances Ames Part IV

Download in pdf-format >> CHAPTER 6 – EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION OF THE PERIPHERAL VASCULAR PHENOMENA OF THE HYPERVENTILATION SYNDROME HISTORICAL REVIEW It is more than 50 years since the association between deep breathing and peripheral vasoconstriction was first noted. Binet and Sollier (1895) were the first authors to mention that a diminution in finger volume occurred …

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The Hyperventilation Syndrome – Dr. Frances Ames Part II

Download in pdf-format >> CHAPTER 3 – CLINICAL SYMPTOMS AND SIGNS This series comprises forty patients who were seen during a two-year period at Groote Schuur Hospital. They were referred for investigation from wards or out-patient departments. Most of them came from the neuro-psychiatric or medical departments. Two came from surgical wards.  Ten cases were …

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The Hyperventilation Syndrome – Dr. Frances Ames Part I

Download in pdf-format >> Dr. Frances Ames was a remarkable woman from South Africa. She was a neurologist, psychiatrist, and human rights activist. During her infancy in the early 1920s, her mother was abandoned by her husband and left penniless with three daughters. Despite this hardship, she achieved academic success and qualified as a doctor …

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Discover the Power of Your Breath with Anders Olsson | John Douillard’s LifeSpa

Here is an interview Dr. John Douillard, DC, CAP, did with me. When I started to delve into the world of breathing more than 10 years ago, one of the first books I read was his book “Body, Mind, and Sport: The Mind-Body Guide to Lifelong Health, Fitness, and Your Personal Best“. In the book …

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