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21 Jan 2004

Pros and Cons of Jacuzzis
From a general health point of view I would like to know how healthy is a jacuzzi, advantages, and what are the health risks. In particular, for a person of good health.
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01 Jan 0001

Hi Brian
The bad side is cross infection, but if you are maintaining it that should be fine, and low blood pressure - the heat causes vasodialation and one may feel faint.
Other that that it is relaxing and enjoyable - so go forth and enjoy...
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