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It is a technique to help with stress. Someone is connected to a
machine which measures stress e.g. blood pressure and heart rate.
The person gets taught relaxation breathing techniques that bring
the blood pressure and heart rate down. The person sees this
happen on a screen and learns…

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Beta blockers
They reduce stress. Betablockers cause arteries to widen and
slow the heart down. It works by controlling adrenaline.
Usually they are taken once or twice a day to reduce blood

Common forms of these are Valium and Librium. They work by
releasing more GABA. At junctions…


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