Today, in the Scheer Madness Podcast, Rachel shares how unaddressed trauma can negatively impact our body and our health, how the vagus nerve plays a massive role in our overall health, what is chronic stress and what can we do to properly handle it, and the different ways we can strengthen the nerve that connects our gut to the brain. 

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  • 00:00 Intro
  • 05:34 How unaddressed trauma can impact the body
  • 09:30 The vagus nerve
  • 14:41 When stress becomes chronic
  • 20:43 Changes in some parts of the brain
  • 22:56 How to heal from our trauma
  • 23:47 9 ways to strengthen your body’s vagus nerve
  • 36:54 Identify which aspect you want to focus on first

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Rachel Scheer

Rachel Scheer

Rachel Scheer is a Certified Nutritionist who received her degree from Baylor University in Nutrition Science and Dietetics. Rachel has her own private nutrition and counseling practice located in McKinney, Texas. Rachel has helped clients with a wide range of nutritional needs enhance their athletic performance, improve their physical and mental health, and make positive lifelong eating and exercise behavior changes.

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