Biofeedback, sometimes called biofeedback training, is used to help manage many physical and mental health issues, including:
Anxiety or stress Asthma Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) Chemotherapy side effects Chronic pain Constipation Fecal incontinence Fibromyalgia Headache High blood pressure Irritable bowel syndrome Motion sickness Raynaud's disease Ringing in the ears (tinnitus) Stroke Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ) Urinary incontinence Biofeedback appeals to people for a variety of reasons:
It's noninvasive. It might reduce or eliminate the need for medications. It might be a treatment alternative for those who can't tolerate medications It might be an option when medications haven't worked well. It might be an alternative to medications for some conditions during pregnancy. It helps people take charge of their health.