Everybody knows that saunas have a positive effect on one’s health. Weight loss and detoxification are among the most well-known benefits. While these are certainly great for many of us, what about those who suffer with conditions such as chronic pain? Fortunately, the infrared sauna has been clinically proven to be effective in managing the symptoms of several illnesses.
Mayo Clinic describes fibromyalgia as a disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain and fatigue, as well as localized tenderness. Symptoms can emerge after a physically or emotionally traumatic event, or even accumulate over time without any clear cause. A variety of methods are used to manage the symptoms, including heat therapy in an infrared sauna.
Research completed by Kagoshima University Hospital in Japan revealed that patients who underwent a 140°F therapy session for 15-minutes two to five times a week reported a 78% decrease in pain. They concluded that this effect becomes stable after 10 treatments. Read more from this article: http://bit.ly/2qDYoOL