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1.The heart's magnetic field, which is the strongest rhythmic field produced by the human body, not only envelops every cell of the body, but also extends out in all directions into the space around us. The heart's magnetic field can be measured several feet away from the body by sensitive magnetometers. Research conducted at HMI suggests the heart's field is an important carrier of information. 

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... If we examine the time taken between each of the heartbeats (the blue line) between 0 and approximately 13 seconds, we notice that they become progressively shorter as heart rate accelerates and start to decelerate at around 13 seconds. Such a pattern of heart-rate acceleration and deceleration is the basis of the heart's rhythms [13]. ...
... The electrical field can be detected and measured anywhere on the surface of the body with an electrocardiogram (ECG). The magnetic field produced by the human heart is more than 100 times greater in strength than the field generated by the brain and can be detected in all directions up to 91 cm or 3 feet away from the body, using superconducting quantum interference SQUID-based magnetometers [42]. Considering ECG and magnetocardiogram (MCG) signals closely parallel one another [43] and heart neurons fire in conjunction with the brain, it is believed that the heart and brain are profoundly connected. ...
... The rationale behind the use of the HM electronic devices may be understood in terms of the HM coherence model that rhythmic activity in living systems reflects information transmitted by interconnected biological, social, and environmental networks [8]. The term coherence implies logical argumentation, harmony, interconnectedness, and consistency, where the whole is always more than the sum of the parts. ...
... The rationale behind the use of the HM electronic devices may be understood in terms of HM coherence model that rhythmic activity in living systems reflects information transmitted by interconnected biological, social and environmental networks (McCraty, 2016). The term coherence implies logical argumentation, harmony, interconnectedness and consistency. ...
... Because the heart is the body's most powerful rhythmic oscillator, it drives other oscillatory systems into entrainment, so that all come to oscillate at the same frequency, especially heart rhythms, respiratory rhythms, and blood pressure oscillations. The brain's alpha rhythms show increased synchronization with the cardiac cycle during this mode (McCraty et al., 2009;McCraty, 2016). In addition to many other health benefits, beneficial psychological correlates include reduced perception of stress, resilience, positive affect, mental and emotional stability (McCraty, 2016;. ...
... Òàêaeå ó÷èòûâàëèñü øêàëû êîððåêöèè, èïîõîíäðèè, äåïðåññèè è èñòåðèè, âõîäÿùèå â Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory [13]. Àãðåññèÿ, ãíåâ è ïîâåäåí÷åñêàÿ ðåàêòèâíîñòü çíà÷èòåëüíî âëèÿþò íà âîçíèêíîâåíèå ñòðåññ-èíäóöèðîâàííîé áåññèìïòîìíîé aeåëóäî÷êîâîé äèñôóíêöèè [14][15][16]. ...
... Example studies include those related to heart communication of electromagnetic, neurochemical, biophysical and hormonal information that are intimately related to psychophysiological personal, social and global health promotion (Alabdulgader, McCraty, Atkinson, Dobyns, Vainoras, Ragulskis, & Stolc, 2018;Edwards, 2015;2018a;Childre, Martin, Rozman, & McCraty, 2016) . Other studies have examined practical, heart-based tools and techniques for people of all ages to use in the moment to relieve stress and promote health, creativity, intuitive insight and zoned performance (McCraty, 2016;McCraty & Zayas, 2014), as well as biofeedback technology to facilitate heart rate variability (HRV) and coherence feedback training (Childre & Martin, 2000;Edwards, 2018b;McCraty, 2017;McCraty, Atkinson, Tomasino, & Bradley, 2009 ...
... Recent research literature indicates that basic HRV measures are good indicators of general neurophysiological health and resilience capacity [19,20]. These measures include [19,21]: ...
... Communication between the heart and brain is actually a dynamic, ongoing, two-way dialogue, with each organ and external stimuli continuously affects heart functioning. Researchers (Anonymous; Kalbfleish, 2008; McCraty, 2015) have shown that the heart communicates to the brain in four major ways;: neurologically or transmission through nerve impulses, biochemically (via hormones and neurotransmitters), biophysically (through pressure waves) and energetically (through electromagnetic field interactions). Communication along all these conduits significantly affects the brain's activity. ...
... Biofeedback techniques addressed at modifying autonomic activity include galvanic skin resistance (GSR), electromyography (EMG), and electroencephalography (EEG) training techniques are widely used in outpatient clinic settings to treat phobias and other anxiety disorders. Emerging findings suggest that biofeedback training based on heart rate variability (HRV) significantly reduces stress and improves general feelings of emotional well-being in individuals who are subjected to acute job-related stress (McCraty 2001). Continued rapid growth in broad-band internet access will soon result in widespread use of these biofeedback techniques by patients at home and at work environments using portable devices based on existing computer technology. ...