Studies have shown that in many women there is a correlation between the onset of Menopause and the development of Fibromyalgia. The correlation is based on the consequences that Estrogen Deficiency has in the mind and body. Research indicates that many Fibromyalgia patients also show deficiency in Magnesium. This deficiency has an effect on the patient’s mood, sleep, and anxiety levels.
Commonly Fibromyalgia patients exhibit the following symptoms:
- Anxiety or depression
- Decreased pain threshold / Migraine headache
- Incapacitating fatigue
- Widespread pain
It has been recognized that stress increases Magnesium loss. People with Fibromyalgia often suffer from stress. As a result, patients with Fibromyalgia that have Magnesium loss will greatly benefit from floating in Epsom Salt that is full of Magnesium. But not only stress decreases the levels of Magnesium, sleep deprivation also decreases Magnesium levels. Floating allows the p
Magnesium can be absorbed through the digestive tract; however, one of the most effective ways to absorb Magnesium is through the skin and what better way to absorb it than soaking in 800 pounds of Epsom salt while floating.