How to train your mind to fight off anxiety, depression & viruses! (Interview with the legendary Wim Hof)

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EPISODE DESCRIPTION: If anything, this year and the global COVID-19 pandemic has shown us that so much is out of control. Yet there is still reason to hope! Even though we cannot always control what happens to or around us, we can control how we choose to react to the circumstances of life. In this podcast I speak with the incredible “Iceman” Wim Hof about his new book The Wim Hof Method, the power of mind management, how cold exposure and deep breathing can improve our mental and physical health, ways to protect your body against viruses, training the brain to overcome any obstacle, and more!

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Read the show blog here: https://drleaf.com/blogs/news/how-to-train-your-mind-to-fight-off-stress-viruses-with-the-legendary-wim-hof


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Podcast Highlights

2:10 Natural ways to access the power to heal within us

3:50 The 3 pillars of the Wim Hof Method

22:45 How to protect your health from viruses

29:48 How deep breathing and mind management can combat depression and anxiety

32:14, 50:20 Why racism is a form of bodily stress that affects our health

33:22 How deep breathing affects positively impacts our white cell count, which help combat cancer

45:50 How deep breathing can make stress work for you and not against you



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