Just the act of trying too hard can cause or continue a cycle of anxious, nerve-wracking energy that keeps our minds awake. But there are scientific tricks you can try to flip the switch and guide your body into a safe shutdown mode. It usually takes a magic spell to fall asleep this quickly and on cue, but just like spells, with practice you can eventually get to the sweet second spot. Note: The method below takes a full seconds to finish, but the last 10 seconds is said to be truly all it takes to finally snooze. It took pilots about 6 weeks of practice, but it worked — even after drinking coffee and with gunfire noises in the background. Keep reading to learn about the techniques this military method is based on and how to practice them effectively. These two methods, which focus on your breathe or muscles, help you take your mind off topic and back to bed. Mixing together the powers of meditation and visualization, this breathing method becomes more effective with practice. If you have a respiratory condition, such as asthma or COPD, consider checking with your doctor before beginning, as this could aggravate your symptoms. To prepare, place the tip of your tongue against the roof of your mouth, behind your two front teeth.
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