Slow, calm, deep breathing can help us relax, manage stress, relieve anxiety and depression, and get a good night's sleep, among many other things. Breathing also helps quiet the mind in preparation for meditation.

So how do you use breathing as a way to unwind and relax? Let our recordings guide you and help you get started.

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