Unexplained disorders are associated with disordered communication between the body’s natural sensory system and the brain (known as the “autonomic system”).

Life events, daily stress and anxiety appear to play an important role in fatigue, gut disorders, headache, mood disorders and sleep quality.

Until recently, measuring the bodily response to stress and relaxation has been limited.

Firstbeat Bodyguard2 is a new technology that monitors heart rate variability (HRV). 

Continuous physiological monitoring of the balance between sensory system (the sympathetic nervous system that controls “fight and flight”) and the parasympathetic system (that promotes health, growth and recovery) is now possible.

Your HRV report can illuminate issues that may be causing symptoms and act as powerful biofeedback for lifestyle changes, which can achieve improved physiological wellbeing.

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Benefits of HRV monitoring include:

  • Fixed price: £310
  • Visualisation of stress triggers
  • Visualisation of sleep quality
  • Visualisation of recovery

How the process works:

  1. Under guidance, register online
  2. Open online event diary
  3. Apply equipment to the skin surface of the chest using sticky pads
  4. Record activity events periodically over three days
  5. Return device for analysis

Heart rate variability (HRV) monitoring is useful in the following scenarios:

  • Evaluating stress triggers in anxiety and mood disorders
  • Evaluating stress triggers in unresolved headaches
  • Evaluating stress triggers in IBS
  • Understanding causes of indigestion
  • Assessment of sleep quality, fatigue and recovery

For more information contact the MIGe Diagnostics team today

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