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What can cause increased stimulation of the vagus nerve?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry

In brief: Vagus nerve

This is called Parasympathetic overstimulation, some causes being; Holding your breath, Dipping your face in cold water, Coughing, Tensing your stomach muscles by straining, Emotional stress, Infection.

In brief: Vagus nerve

This is called Parasympathetic overstimulation, some causes being; Holding your breath, Dipping your face in cold water, Coughing, Tensing your stomach muscles by straining, Emotional stress, Infection.
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