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The Mysterious Tale of Carbon Dioxide

September 10, 2020 Tim Altman B.Sc, B.S.Sc, Respiratory Therapist, Mickel Therapist, Matt Radford Physiotherapist, Chinese Medicine Practitioner, Wim Hof Method Instructorr Episode 2
The Mysterious Tale of Carbon Dioxide
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Take A Breath Health and Lifestyle Show
The Mysterious Tale of Carbon Dioxide
Sep 10, 2020 Episode 2
Tim Altman B.Sc, B.S.Sc, Respiratory Therapist, Mickel Therapist, Matt Radford Physiotherapist, Chinese Medicine Practitioner, Wim Hof Method Instructorr

In this podcast we breakdown the importance of carbon dioxide and the crucial role it plays as the limiting factor in energy production, vitality and health.

It is far more than a waste gas that is an indicator of pollution. It is as important to respiration, and energy production as oxygen itself. So much so, that the respiratory centre in the brainstem measures mostly CO2 levels to regulate breathing (rather than oxygen). 

Listen to this episode to find out why!

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In this podcast we breakdown the importance of carbon dioxide and the crucial role it plays as the limiting factor in energy production, vitality and health.

It is far more than a waste gas that is an indicator of pollution. It is as important to respiration, and energy production as oxygen itself. So much so, that the respiratory centre in the brainstem measures mostly CO2 levels to regulate breathing (rather than oxygen). 

Listen to this episode to find out why!