Recent Examples of biofeedback from the Web
Some could reduce their pain through biofeedback as patients began to learn from their bodies.
Doctors use antidepressants, pain medications, biofeedback and physical therapy, but these strategies do not always work.
The alternative treatments can include physical therapy, acupuncture, biofeedback — instead of painkillers.
The guideline said that non-drug therapies such as acupuncture (as well as physical and massage therapies, biofeedback and hypnotherapy) should be considered as first-line treatments for acute pain.
Some doctors are skeptical that this type of biofeedback using videogames can work as a therapy.
For example, in the third episode, Gideon uses a chair from the aerospace division of his company that reads biofeedback from pilots to monitor their stress levels.
An analysis by Spectrum of FDA records shows the agency has issued warning letters to neurofeedback and biofeedback device manufacturers at seven companies.
Maffetone, a renowned researcher and expert in exercise physiology and biofeedback, put together the formula—
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First Known Use of biofeedback
BIOFEEDBACK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of biofeedback for English Language Learners
: the technique of controlling things in your body (such as heartbeats or brain waves) with your conscious mind
medical Definition of biofeedback
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