Whole Body Cryotherapy

//Whole Body Cryotherapy

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Whole Body Cryotherapy (WBC) is a sophisticated method of cold therapy involving three minutes of skin exposure to temperatures between -200°F to -250°F. Studies conducted over the last two decades have established cryotherapy as a powerful adjunct treatment for reducing symptoms of pain and inflammation, as well as an effective method to improve recovery time for athletes, treat skin conditions and aid in weight loss. The sympathetic nervous system is stimulated by the skin’s cold receptors, causing severe vasoconstriction, followed by rapid vasodilation. Blood flow to the skin’s surface and extremities is redirected to insulate vital organs and maintain core temperature, which can fluctuate by only 4.5° C between states of hypothermia and hyperthermia. Cryotherapy immediately improves blood circulation, ensuring adequate delivery of oxygen and nutrients to bodily tissues, while improving the body’s natural ability to eliminate toxins.

One of the benefits of Whole Body Cryotherapy is the ability to turn on our own internal heat-producing metabolism. This is a fast way to induce a hyperthermic response (increased metabolic state) that will last for 6 hours. The treatment itself takes 3 minutes.

You may benefit from Whole Body Cryotherapy if you…

  • Have slow metabolism, low energy, high toxicity, acute or chronic inflammation, etc.

  • Suffer from immune deficiencies, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, autoimmune disorders, etc.

  • Experience hormonal imbalances, depression, or mood disorders

  • Are an athlete who over-trains, a fatigued mother, or a chronically ill patient

Individual results may vary. Past performance no guarantee of future results.

By | 2018-02-13T02:48:55+00:00 November 12th, 2016|Treatment Options|Comments Off on Whole Body Cryotherapy

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