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Sauna Detoxification Study

Status: 
Completed
Study area: 
General Wellness
Other
Principal investigator: 
Jason Allen, ND, MPH
Project period: 
07/01/13-04/30/14
NIH/NCCAM

This is a Phase I randomized 2-arm study. After screening, informed consent and randomization, participants will either first complete a medically-monitored 3-week sauna-based detoxification program followed by a 3-week observation period (and a subsequent End of Study visit between 7-14 days after the last observation visit), OR will first complete a 3-week observation period followed by a 3-week sauna-based detoxification program (and subsequent End of Study visit between 7-14 days after the last sauna visit).

Read more about the Sauna Detoxification Study in:

"Building a Campus Sauna to Sweat out Toxins."

“Do saunas help you detox? A new study seeks answers.”

“Truth or Fiction: Does sauna use remove toxic chemicals from the body? New study to find out.”

"Study: Are saunas the best way to rid your body of toxins?”

“Sauna Detoxification on KOMO-4 TV”