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The Hype Over Sensory Deprivation Tanks Is Real. Here’s Why.

By the time I’d mastered this step, I was so fascinated by my echoing breath that I soon forgot I was in water altogether. I was truly floating, as …

Physical Education

Chennai’s own Dead Sea: I floated in this water pod and you can too

Human InterestOver 50 houses have been destroyed due to the high wave activity over the past one month in Srinivasapuram, near Santhome in …

Floating is the power we need to beat daily stress

You might have heard of the popular adage "sing your heart out," which signifies that singing anywhere and at any time makes your heart feel happy. …

Letting stress drift away in a float tank

The feeling of weightlessness is strange. The slightest movement and it feels like you’re spinning slowly in space as the mind plays tricks, trying …

A new kind of meditation

Many of us de-stress by going to the beach, trying meditation or yoga. But now, you can experience an even more intense form of meditation while …

Float therapy helping kids with autism

A new school is offering float therapy to kids with autism.

Dr Sandeep Gupta: My Experience With Float Therapy

<i>By Dr Sandeep Gupta – 8/5/2018</i><p>Flotation tanks, otherwise referred to as “isolation tanks” or “float tanks” have also been referred rather scarily to …

The rich are betting they can buy their way to a longer life | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

Money might not buy love, but it can buy better health. And, to live as long as possible, the world’s wealthy are willing to pay up.<p>Over the past few …

Health Care

Pay Attention: How sensory deprivation and floating impact the mind

Our series Pay Attention looks at how to retrain our focus and recapture our attention under the bombardment of technology and information that …

Pay Attention: What I discovered from sensory deprivation

<i>In our series, Pay Attention, we're looking at the role technology plays in our lives in a different way: its impact on our ability to focus and how</i> …

‘My mind was slippery, I was convinced my limbs had spun away’: How floatation therapy helped me deal with stress

I signed up for floatation therapy because I wanted a life coach.<p>Floatation therapy is what it sounds like – one simply floats to clear the mind …

FloatZero - Cape Town's first floatation lab

I was thrilled to be discover that the first floatation lab has opened in Cape Town at 15 on Orange Hotel.<p>Having floated a few times before I knew …

Meditation

Get a double dose of healing with floating and Tibetan singing bowls | Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, April 15 — Carl Lewis used it to help him at the 1988 Olympics, Wayne Rooney reportedly spends 10 hours a week doing it, comedian Joe …

Meditation

Sixty minutes in a sensory-deprivation tank on SF’s Valencia Street

When Reboot first popped up on Valencia Street a couple months ago, I was a bit skeptical: Its sleek, sterile decor suggested less a …

We tried

The whole experience actually begins days before you attend. The education of what to expect before, during and after begins in detailed emails soon …

Spas enjoy wave of popularity

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Floating naked in a soundproof, lightproof tank of mineral-rich water has become one of the latest trends in the quest to find …

I discover the joy of float therapy–a relief from gravity, and more

Dustin Henderson: “Do you know anything about sensory deprivation tanks? Specifically, how to build one?”<p>Mr. Clarke: “Sensory deprivation…? Wh-what …

I tried out a floatation tank to help my anxiety

For anyone not in the know, a floatation tank is basically a giant pod filled with water and Epsom salts, which allow you to float.<p>I experienced my …

I Tried Floating in a Giant Sensory Deprivation Tank, and It Changed My Life

Sensory deprivation tanks look cool, and celebrities like Steph Curry and Joe Rogan swear by flotation therapy. But does it actually work?<p>It’s deathly quiet. All I can hear is the sound of my own breathing. And it’s so dark that I can’t see an inch in front of my face. I’m not sure which way is up …

Insomnia

A new floating therapy is growing in popularity in Fresno

Fresh off an hour-long soak at Float Fresno, Kyla Sanchez is quickly becoming a float enthusiast.<p>"After the first 10 minutes, you just relax and go …

My patients said floating in a sensory deprivation tank was healing. So I tried it.

By Nathaniel Morris<p>In mental health care, it's not uncommon for patients to pursue complementary therapies to manage mental illness. As a psychiatrist, I've seen patients who take dozens of daily vitamin supplements. Some try acupuncture or massage. Others swear by light therapy or Reiki.<p>But there …

Mental Disorders

What Is Floating? Inside the Fitness Trend That Steph Curry and Joe Rogan Swear By

Celebrities love it. Trainers swear by it. But are sensory deprivation tanks actually legit?<p>Most athletes will do just about anything to step up their game and get better, bigger, faster, and stronger. But the latest performance and recovery trend that's sweeping the sports world doesn’t require …

Floating - My first experience and how it can help the MMA athlete

I will be the first to admit, sitting in a bathtub filled with lukewarm water and 1,000 pounds of Epsom salt did not sound like the most masculine …

Float therapy helps you find time to recharge your body's batteries

Emma James enoyed her experience in the float pod at The Float Room in Cambridge, for her final Reporter Challenge.<p><i>Emma James has some time out in</i> …

What is floatation therapy? This is what it's like to float in a soundproof, lightless tank

There’s nothing more calming than ending a stressful day with a long soak in the bath, with a few candles plotted around the tub for good measure.<p>But …

Insomnia

Floating Away Your Anxiety And Stress

When I mentioned to a friend that my baseline neurosis has evolved from daily stress into anxiety, her response was – "Go for a float!"<p>A float?<p>Yes — spend an hour in a dark, soundproof room floating in a body-temperature warm pool. "The heavy salt concentration does the work for you," my friend …

Insomnia

Stephen Curry: Training Redefined

Flotation pods arrive for weightless treatment

Wendy Newth, owner of Studio 31, with a new flotation therapy pod.<p>Black, shiny and looking like they could have arrived from Mars, flotation pods …

Floating to good health in 1,000 pounds of salt

CLOSE<p>Float, kayak or just splash around at this easily accessible water spot.<p>A private room with a pod full of 10 inches of water and 10,000 pounds …

Massage Therapy