Definition of Buteyko method in English:
A technique of controlled breathing that is claimed to alleviate asthma.
- Kelly wanted to learn the Buteyko breathing techniques as she had heard they could help to control asthma symptoms.
- Campbell had taken a Buteyko course which promptly alleviated her chronic asthma.
- The Buteyko technique seeks to correct your routine breathing so you retain more CO2 with each breath.
1990s: named after Ukrainian physiologist Konstantin Buteyko (1923–2003), who devised the technique.
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