flotation tank


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flotation tank

Pseudomedicine
A type of isolation chamber in which a person floats in a tank filled with water maintained at body temperature, without tactile, auditory or visual cues. Flotation tanks have been used by those who wish to enhance the experience of meditation by eliminating sensory stimulation.

flotation tank

a once-popular, but now little used, technique of suspending a horse in a harness in a tank filled with water for long periods while a limb bone fracture healed; still used for brief periods of several days for lesser injuries.
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Flotation tank therapy, or flotation-REST (restricted environmental stimulation technique), is a method used to induce deep relaxation through minimization of sensory input.
Importance of flow stratification and bubble aggregation in the separation zone of a dissolved air flotation tank.
Then, a pressurised dissolved air saturation system injects a continuous stream of micro-bubbles into the DAF flotation tank.
he spends up to 10 hours a week in a flotation tank.
There are plans by Neil Marsay to start a young archeologists' club; they have bought a flotation tank to help with the cleaning of artefacts; there's that book on the road from Slack.
Flotation tank cells will be used for metallurgical recovery of the nickel.
The 13,000-square-foot mansion, complete with an indoor pool, a meditation room with a saltwater flotation tank, and a sunken garden with a waterfall, is scheduled to be done in December, but the neighbors shouldn't expect invites.
Today, he laments that generation's loss of idealism, but he does so driving a BMW and luxuriating in his private flotation tank, which he calls "Our Lady of Good Salt.
There is even a "dry" flotation tank to relax both mind and body while listening to Zanes' audio cassettes on building muscle, weight loss or stress management.
Accurate and repeatable mass air flow measurements are vital for the efficient operation of large flotation tank cells and reduced reagent costs.
Short in A threebedroom Woodland Whinfell 379 We chose from a huge range of relaxing treatments, including facials, massage and even a session in a flotation tank, and emerged fully chilled out - just in time to tackle the Subtropical Swimming Paradise.