Northwest Float Center’s Grand Opening Announcement: October 25 – 27

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A new Tacoma health spa is offering locals a chance to try out floatation therapy, one of the latest trends for alternative pain relief and holistic stress relief. Northwest Float Center is opening its doors for the first time on the weekend of October 25-27. The Grand Opening will be accompanied by a number of special promotional offers as well as plenty … Read More

Can Floatation Therapy Reduce Fibromyalgia Symptoms?

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Although floatation therapy has long been touted as an effective method of pain relief, we have only begun to understand how it can affect patients with fibromyalgia. Fibromyalgia is not well understood and its effects can be devastating, so researchers are continually searching for new ways to deal with the disorder. Since floatation therapy is known to benefit many of … Read More

REST, Isolation, Sensory Deprivation, and Floatation: The Terms Behind the Tank

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Although floatation therapy’s roots go back to the early 1950’s, there are several different terms that are used to describe the concept of floating. Whether you call it REST, an isolation tank, sensory deprivation therapy, or floatation therapy, the benefits and attractions are generally the same. Sensory Deprivation Therapy The idea of floating goes back to the work of John … Read More

4 Steps to Total Health with Floatation Therapy

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As floatation therapy increases in popularity, many people are making it an essential part of their wellness routine. Of course, you have to maintain healthy practices outside of the float tank in order to enjoy excellent health. Combine the following healthy habits in order to pursue well-rounded health! Float Regularly Floatation therapy allows utter relaxation so that you can face … Read More

Find Your Inner Creativity with Floating

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Although floatation therapy is heralded for its ability to reduce stress, relieve pain, and promote good health, many people also appreciate floating because of its ability to promote creativity. In fact, floating can draw out an entirely new sense of creativity. Although it is hard to explain why this would happen, it has been suggested that deep internal reflection gives … Read More

Take a Float and Explore Your Subconscious

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Are you interested in expanding your mind in order to more deeply explore your subconscious? Many people report that floating allows them to explore their inner selves. Although floatation therapy is often used for pain relief and healing, many floaters are committed to floating because of the spiritual, meditative side of the experience. In fact, floatation therapy is often used … Read More

Floatation Therapy: Ultimate Relief During Pregnancy

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As pregnant women come closer and closer to full-term, their entire body is put to the test as the weight of the baby causes stress on their joints and muscles. Many women find that it is virtually impossible to get comfortable during this time. Floatation therapy is becoming increasingly popular with pregnant women because it offers intense pain relief that … Read More

Why You Should Fit Floating Into Your Busy Schedule

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With our busy modern schedules, we’re all looking for ways to squeeze relaxation and healing into our hectic days. Many of us never have a chance to fully relax because there simply isn’t room in our schedules. If you’re struggling to find ways to get some condensed rest on busy days, you might consider adding floatation therapy to your schedule! … Read More

Floatation Therapy Helps the Grieving Process

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Floatation therapy can be a highly effective part of a treatment plan for many mental health problems, including depression and anxiety. People suffering from grief and loss often exhibit many of these symptoms. While working through grief of any kind takes time, floatation therapy can offer a chance to relax, manage negative emotions, and obtain greater mental clarity. Let’s take … Read More

Debunking Common Myths About Floatation Therapy

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If you have never floated before, you may have some fears and concerns about what floating might be like. There are some unfortunate myths that circulate about floating that might add to these anxieties. Not to worry, though – most of these myths have no basis in fact! Let’s debunk some of these myths about floatation therapy, and talk about … Read More