Essays about: "heart rate variability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 47 essays containing the words heart rate variability.

  1. 1. Web-Application for Tracking Exercise and Dietary Habits and Their Effect on Biometrics, with Integrated Coaching

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Niclas Gärds; Jakob Paulsson; Kirill Pavlov; Ludvig Westerholm; [2022]
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    Abstract : The use of mobile or web-applications in combination with different wearable devices to track biometric data such as heart rate and glucose levels has become increasingly common. However, using such applications with the aim of better understanding your health and understanding how biometric data is correlated to your health can be quite challenging. READ MORE

  2. 2. Green – the color of stress recovery : Stress after exposure to nature

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Fatimah Hilal; [2022]
    Keywords : Shinrin-yoku; hrv; stress recovery theory; biophilia;

    Abstract : Nature and greenspaces have been enjoyed throughout history and used for relaxation purposes. Several theories, such as biophilia and stress recovery theory, suggest nature’s ability to improve stress recovery. Even though stress helps detect danger and enhances alertness, it causes fatigue and distortive cognitive functions if prolonged. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Effect of Theta Binaural Beats on Executive Functions, Heart Rate Variability, Self-Rated Stress and Tiredness

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Sara Moradi; Linda Orrell; [2022]
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    Abstract : Binaural beats (BB) are a phenomenon occurring when two sinus tones of slightly different frequencies are presented separately to each ear, resulting in the perception of a beating sound. BB is believed to cause brainwave (BW) entrainment, inducing different effects depending on their frequency. READ MORE

  4. 4. Are you threatening me?: Exploration of generalised anxiety and social anxiety’s influence on responses to social and non-social threats.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Dana Turner; [2022]
    Keywords : generalised anxiety; social anxiety; threat response; electrodermal activity; heart rate variability; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Anxiety disorders are some of the most prevalent disorders in modern times and often seriously impact the daily lives of sufferers. Although there is an abundance of research investigating potential links between anxiety and threat response, there is a lack of study into the nuanced relationships between different anxiety types and threat types. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Wim Hof Methods Effect on Heart Rate Variability and Subjective Well-Being

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Karl Hallenberg; [2022]
    Keywords : wim hof method; heart rate variability; subjective well-being; panas; swls;

    Abstract : The Wim Hof Method (WHM) is a contemporary combination of techniques including a breathing exercise, mindset and cold exposure. Interest in the method has blossomed in recent years as scientific studies has presented promising results on the methods impact on the autonomic nervous system (ANS) as well as the immune system. READ MORE