Ice Cold Showers

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  1. leo_Invictus

    leo_Invictus UKChat Newbie

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    I started 2 weeks ago every morning

    The Health Benefits

    1.) Improves circulation and immunity
    2.) Stimulates weight loss
    3.) Speeds up muscle soreness and recovery
    4.) Eases Stress
    5.) Relieves depression
    6.) Increases alertness
    7.) Refines hair and Skin

    Do not try this if you have a weak heart or poor circulation you will probably die from shock

    If you are of decent health I would recommend this too anyone
     
  2. MrsD

    MrsD UKChat Familiar

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    hmmm fink I might give it a miss,, tempting as it is xx
     
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  3. leo_Invictus

    leo_Invictus UKChat Newbie

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    didn't expect many takers tbh lol
     
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  4. Wojcik

    Wojcik UKChat Familiar

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    No, i don't fancy it either lol. I'm not an athlete so i don't see the point. I'll stick to my protein shakes and radox haha.
     
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  5. megs233

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    do recall another chatter once saying turn the shower down a few degrees when finishing shower that cool your body off and wake you up more.
     
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  6. leo_Invictus

    leo_Invictus UKChat Newbie

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    Probably still beneficial but the shock treatment of going straight into cold works better for me

    From what i read it's the cold receptors on your skin sending electric impulses (kinda like survival mode) to your brain that makes you feel aware and alive after

    Don't think you will get the same affect by getting in a hot shower then slightly reducing temp but would imagne it is still good to do for circulation and skin and hair ect
     
  7. SabrinaSpellman

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    I have an ice cold shower every time I see you in chat.
     
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  8. MrsD

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    i gush every time i see him chat :p
     
  9. supercookie123

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    I do the same when I see you, MrsD! :p:p:p

    Seriously, though, it's a great idea - I have been having cold morning showers for 2 years now, one before my 10K run and one after. EVERY weekday morning.o_O x
     
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  10. supercookie123

    supercookie123 UKChat Initiate

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    *Horrified @ the 'Like'. I was jesting! Tee hee! Impressed by your self harm though, Leo! x
     
  11. MrsD

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    hubba hubba!
     
  12. LondonGuy

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    Nice cut and paste from elsewhere :D

    Guessing the forum puppet master is trying to get new recruits to post now the others don't log on ;)
     
  13. supercookie123

    supercookie123 UKChat Initiate

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    Awww. Uncharitable! I post / reply because I want to or because something interests me; it's not because I am being recruited.:(
     
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  14. SabrinaSpellman

    SabrinaSpellman UKChat Newbie

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    And I'm just posting because I have a chat crush on Leo. Don't be so paranoid LondonGuy we're not all here to be irritant.
     
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  15. supercookie123

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    Cripes. Twas enough to make ME paranoid! Nice cat, Sabrina. Dead / stuffed?! x
     
  16. MrsD

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    aww cookie but i wanted to to join my gang :(
     
  17. Words

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    I picked supercookie first doris wait till I trained her up :p
     
  18. MrsD

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    balls... she is mine!
     
  19. Words

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    Knickers Doris you got no balls :p
     
  20. MrsD

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    ah humbug!
     

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