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Why Thermotherapy Works Part 2

2021-03-02T18:06:30+11:00February 10th, 2021|

Why Thermotherapy Works, Part 2 The Physiology is Complex, the Thermotherapy is Simple. In this post, we will see that combining feedback from your body (your symptoms and comfort level) with suggestions from thermotherapy’s history, simplifies the process of finding “just the right dose” of thermotherapy [...]

Can Thermotherapy help Congestive Heart Failure?

2021-03-02T18:09:51+11:00January 11th, 2021|

Can thermotherapy help congestive heart failure? Yes, thermotherapy will probably help you. Heart failure research is more advanced than most other areas of thermotherapy. A 2020 review could find 22 studies quantifying the effect of thermal therapy on heart failure patients.1 The results reported can be summarised: [...]

Contraindications to Sauna

2021-03-02T18:11:18+11:00December 14th, 2020|

Contraindications to sauna for heart failure patients Severe aortic stenosis, unstable angina pectoris recent myocardial infarction uncontrolled hypertension decompensated or ischaemic heart failure Relative contraindications Cardiac arrhythmia Patients receiving Alcohol beta-blockers Nitrates Elderly persons prone to orthostatic hypotension causing syncope Severe valvular disease Possible contraindications/cautions Fever [...]

Can Thermotherapy help Rheumatoid Arthritis?

2021-03-02T18:12:19+11:00December 11th, 2020|

Can thermotherapy help rheumatoid arthritis? As with most thermotherapy, there hasn’t been much scientific research done. On sauna for rheumatoid arthritis, there is really only one actual trial, and it was fairly small. In 2008, a Dutch team treated 17 rheumatoid arthritis patients, and 17 with [...]

Can Thermotherapy help Dementia?

2021-03-02T18:14:37+11:00December 10th, 2020|

Can thermotherapy help dementia? That question was asked recently by Australian and English scientists in their 2020 review, Could Heat Therapy be an Effective Treatment for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease?1 They look at the complex physiology behind these diseases and the effects that heat therapy has [...]

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