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  • The Benefits of Floating for Expecting Mothers

The Benefits of Floating for Expecting Mothers

October 4th, 2016|Categories: Benefits Of Floating|

During pregnancy, many expecting mothers can start to feel as though all the Earth’s gravity is weighing them down. With another life growing inside them, and the extra weight that the body takes on to [...]

  • 5 Mistakes Floaters Make, and How to Avoid Them

5 Mistakes Floaters Make, and How to Avoid Them

September 20th, 2016|Categories: Float Tanks|Tags: , , , , , , |

When you first hear about floating, there are a few common reactions that you’ll probably experience. You’ll either think that it sounds frightening, too “new agey”, or you’ll be worried about the sanitation. These are [...]

  • The Post-Float Experience

The Post-Float Experience

September 10th, 2016|Categories: Benefits Of Floating|Tags: , , , , , , |

First-time floaters often spend a lot of time before their first floatation experience considering what the hour or two in the tank will feel like. They have questions about what they should do to prepare, [...]

  • Sensory Deprivation and Your Health

Sensory Deprivation and Your Health

August 26th, 2016|Categories: Benefits Of Floating|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Sensory deprivation therapy, which is often referred to as floating, brings many users profound relaxation. However, there are actually health benefits that extend beyond the obvious stress relief. Consider the following benefits that sensory deprivation [...]

  • Getting the Most Out of Floating

Getting the Most Out of Floating

August 3rd, 2016|Categories: Benefits Of Floating|Tags: , , , , , , |

No matter what your reasons for deciding to experience float or sensory deprivation therapy, you have likely heard plenty about it. However, what your research may not have explained is how to get the most [...]

  • Understanding the Psychological Effects of Float Therapy

Understanding the Psychological Effects of Float Therapy

June 24th, 2016|Categories: Benefits Of Floating|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Whether you are new to the float experience or it is one that you have come to enjoy frequently, it always helps to understand exactly how it works. While you already know that the high [...]

Preparing for Your First Sensory Deprivation Experience

June 17th, 2016|Categories: Benefits Of Floating|Tags: , , , , , , |

Whether you have heard about the benefits from friends or you are just interested in trying something that will help you relieve stress and reconnect with yourself, your first float therapy experience can be daunting. [...]

  • Four Effects of Float Therapy on the Brain

Four Effects of Float Therapy on the Brain

June 1st, 2016|Categories: Benefits Of Floating, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Float therapy, which is also referred to as sensory deprivation, has become a popular option for many. However, just as many others are put off by the idea of sensory deprivation and its use in [...]

The First Floaters: A Brief History of Floating

May 23rd, 2016|Categories: Float Tanks|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Beginning What would happen if the brain stopped receiving sensory information? Would it enter a state without activity or would it continue to act, relying on past information? John C. Lilly was looking for [...]

  • Floating Your Way to Health: Top 5 Health Benefits of Floating

Floating Your Way to Health: Top 5 Health Benefits of Floating

April 11th, 2016|Categories: Benefits Of Floating|Tags: , , , , , , |

Floating is slowly taking the medical world by storm. It’s a natural way to conquer a variety of health issues. If you or anyone you know suffers from these common ailments, a few sessions in [...]

  • Quit Smoking by Floating: How Float Tanks Can Help You Kick Your Bad Habit

Quit Smoking by Floating: How Float Tanks Can Help You Kick Your Bad Habit

March 12th, 2016|Categories: Addictions|Tags: , , , , , , |

What is floating? Float tanks and their related therapy have become more popular as of lately, especially with those who suffer from addictions. For smokers, this type of therapy offers a relaxing method to help [...]

  • The Science of Stress: Float Away the Tension

The Science of Stress: Float Away the Tension

February 29th, 2016|Categories: Stress|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

What is Stress? Stress is the body’s way of responding to the demands of life. This can be caused by both positive and negative experiences. Everyone experiences different levels of stress. For some, this stress [...]

  • Step Up Your Game with Float Tanks: The Athlete’s Secret Weapon

Step Up Your Game with Float Tanks: The Athlete’s Secret Weapon

February 12th, 2016|Categories: Sports|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Amateurs, pros and every type of athlete in between can benefit from float tanks and therapy sessions. Whether recovering from an injury, focusing on training or gearing up for a big competition is the goal, [...]

Can Floating in a Tank of Water Help Your Mind and Body?

June 1st, 2015|Categories: flot News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

LAURA JOHANNES - The Claim: The practice of regularly floating in a special tank full of warm water and Epsom salts can profoundly relax a person and lead to a variety of mind and body [...]

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Kickass Entrepreneur: flōt

May 4th, 2015|Categories: flot News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

By Amber Mesker Sometimes finding the inspiration to start your own business can happen in the most unlikely places. For Fred White, that inspiration came from listening to a Joe Rogan podcast. Rogan talked about [...]

  • Magnesium: An Invisible Deficiency That Could Be Harming Your Health

Magnesium: An Invisible Deficiency That Could Be Harming Your Health

March 5th, 2015|Categories: Magnesium|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

By Dr. Mercola Magnesium is a mineral used by every organ in your body, especially your heart, muscles, and kidneys. If you suffer from unexplained fatigue or weakness, abnormal heart rhythms or even muscle spasms [...]

  • Sensory Deprivation

What is Sensory Deprivation?

October 25th, 2014|Categories: Sensory Deprivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Sensory deprivation is a great way to achieve extensive relaxation in order to ease yourself of the stress that could cause you physical problems like sickness. Flotation therapy is the way out to ease your [...]