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Contraindications

Whole Body Cryotherapy treatments are generally safe. However, if you suffer from one or more of the conditions below, please call us at 416-509-4555 to see if Whole Body Cryotherapy is right for you:

  • Untreated or poorly controlled Hypertension (i.e. high blood pressure)
  • Heart attack within the past 12 months
  • Stroke or mini stroke within the past 12 months
  • Decompensating diseases (edema) of the cardiovascular and respiratory system
  • Congestive heart failure, COPD and/or chronic liver disease
  • Unstable Angina Pectoris
  • Cardiac pacemaker
  • Arrhythmia
  • Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) or a known circulatory dysfunction
  • Acute febrile respiratory disease (i.e. flu-like respiratory conditions)
  • Kidney and/or urinary tract diseases
  • Incontinence (i.e. involuntary bowel movements)
  • Active Cancer processes or tumors
  • Severe Anemia
  • Cold Allergenic Phenomenon (i.e. allergy to cold contactants)
  • Heavy consumerist diseases (i.e. abnormal bleeding disorders)
  • Seizure disorders
  • Bacterial and/or viral infections of the skin and wound healing disorders (i.e. open sores or discharging wound/skin conditions)
  • Valvular and/or Ischemic heart disease
  • Raynaud’s disease (i.e. discoloration of fingers, toes, or other areas)
  • Polyneuropathies
  • Pregnancy or potential pregnancy
  • Lactation
  • Vasculitis
  • Cold activated Asthma
  • Severe dementia
  • Hyperhidrosis (i.e. heavy perspiration)
  • Recent trauma
  • Symptomatic lung disorder
  • Active tuberculosis

PLEASE CALL US AT 416-509-4555 TO FIND OUT IF WHOLE BODY CRYOTHERAPY IN TORONTO IS RIGHT FOR YOU. 

 

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