Hot Tub?

Please share your experiences, successes, and failures in using non-drug therapies for RLS/WED (methods of relief that don't involve swallowing or injecting anything), including compression, heat, light, stretches, acupuncture, etc. Also under this heading, medical interventions that don't involve the administration of a medicine to the body (eg. varicose-vein operations, deep-brain stimulation). [This forum contains Topics started prior to 2009 that deal with Non-prescription Medicines, Supplements, & Diet.]
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Re: Hot Tub?

Postby ViewsAskew » Tue Jun 19, 2018 9:59 am

Stainless, I also take a very hot bath. Long ago when doing an internship at a state-run mental health facility, I was housed in a wing that used to be used for residents. The showers had thermostats on them, so you could tell what temp your shower was. I routinely took 112-117 degree showers (it was winter in Minnesota, lol). I think today mine are not quite as warm, but easily 108-112, I'd guess.
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Re: Hot Tub?

Postby Stainless » Fri Jun 22, 2018 3:26 pm

I ordered a floating gage from Amazon. I don't think my hot water heater can put get hot enough to be dangerous, but I'm curious. I'm putting off hot tub decision for a year. I might do an addition in next few years and put small one inside house.


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