Sauna Health Benefits

BENEFITS OF HEATING THE BODY

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  • increased heart rate, causing increased blood flow especially to the capillaries near the surface of the skin
  • increased production of white blood cells
  • disabling and killing of microbes
  • faster metabolic rate of nutrient assimilation and toxin removal
  • muscle relaxation
  • increased enzyme production
  • decrease or elimination of pain in muscles, nerves and joints
  • reduction and elimination of disease

BENEFITS OF SAUNAS

  • improve circulation, increase your metabolism and relieve internal congestion,
  • destroy bacteria, viruses and tumors (which can’t survive the higher temperatures),
  • eliminate toxic chemicals, heavy metals, radiation and other toxins from the body,
  • increase the ability of the skin to eliminate poisons,
  • provide many of the benefits of exercise while requiring much less exertion,
  • relax, rejuvenate and revitalise the body,
  • removing the accumulation of potentially carcinogenic heavy metals as well as alcohol, nicotine, sodium and cholesterol,
  • burn as many as 300 calories in a typical session,
  • soothe and relax tired muscles,
  • burn the same amount of perspiration as a 10-kilometer run, or as many calories as you would during rowing for 30 minutes (in an approximately 30-minute session).