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Does eucalyptus oil spray in a steam room kill cold and flu viruses? If so, what else does eucalyptus spray kill?

Does eucalyptus oil spray in a steam room kill cold and flu viruses? If so, what else does eucalyptus spray kill?

Other natural remedy: Tea tree oil and oil of neem have been shown to have powerful antimicrobial effets- some trials have demonstrated tto efficacy against mrsa! ...Read more

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Is it ok to use steam rooms?

only: Following strictly the instructions (usually posted) and after asking your own dr (who knows you well, only if he approves it. Ask your dr. Good luck. ...Read more

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I was wondering what are the advantages and disadvantages of steam bath?

I was wondering what are the advantages and disadvantages of steam bath?

Steam bath: Con - may over-heat. Pro- Can help you to relax, add moisture to airways and help with skin detoxification. ...Read more

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Are there any good benefits from being in the steam room?

Are there any good benefits from being in the steam room?

Possibly: Theoretically, it should open up your pores in the skin, loosen up mucus in the sinuses, help loosen up sore muscles and increase blood flow. It is recommended to take a cool shower after a steam bath to close up the pores again. There maybe certain medical problems in which it is not recommended to be in a steam bath. ...Read more