Archive for the 'Infrared sauna' Category

Rosetown Trade Show 2009 invites infrared sauna dealers

Friday, April 24th, 2009

A representative of the trade show which will run on May 29 and 30 in Rosetown, Saskatchewan, contacted me to say that they really would like to have a dealer showcase infrared saunas. If there are dealers who are interested in attending the show, here is a link to the Rosetown Trade Show 2009 webpage.

Infrared sauna: two doctors, two opinions

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

These are two quotes from two doctors with completely different views about infrared sauna benefits: Dr. Oz at The Oprah Winfrey Show: The next life extension tool that Dr. Oz wheels onto Oprah’s stage can help you burn 700 calories…without lifting a finger. … “It gets your heart to beat faster, and it burns calories,” […]

Philips InfraRed Vitae sauna heaters review

Monday, March 30th, 2009

A website visitor, Tom, recently asked my opinion on new type of infrared sauna heaters based on InfraRed Vitae lamps by Philips. These heaters were unknown to me before, so I asked Tom for a link, which he kindly provided. Here is what I found from investigating this subject on the Internet. InfraRed Vitae overview […]

Contraindications for infrared sauna: implants and menstruation

Tuesday, June 19th, 2007

Recently there were some questions from readers about infrared sauna contraindications, so I decided to write about it. The questions were about two types of contraindications I listed in my article ‘Is infrared sauna safe for you?‘: implants and menstruation. The list of contraindications in that article was created by analysis of various sources on […]

New carbon infrared saunas arrived (at

Saturday, March 24th, 2007

Some time ago I wrote that Soft Heat had closed their factory in Calgary, and that Randy Gomm, who operates website, had found a new carbon-heated sauna model line as a replacement for Soft Heat saunas. He wrote on his website that he is waiting for the new saunas to arrive. And finally a […]

What heats deeper, Finnish or infrared?

Tuesday, March 20th, 2007

This is a response to a great comment by Klaus on my post from the early days of this blog, about the difference between the infrared sauna and the traditional Finnish sauna. This response started as a follow-up comment, but I decided to make it a blog post later, because it covers an interesting topic […]