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IN Health & Fitness ON 08 Mar, 2016
Wet socks: Well, I'm not talking about the ones you're thinking of *wink* These aren't the ones common in teenage boys' rooms. These are the ones which are supposed to cure them and all of us, to be precise. Heard of the wet socks therapy yet?
Well, here's what it really is and I'm sure you're gonna love it!
And so is the wet socks therapy!
That's the birthplace of the BMW as well!
Wet socks are believed to causes a constriction of blood vessels in the feet and reassign the blood to fight the flu.
The wet sock therapy starts the process of blood rushing in your body so that temperature homeostasis is achieved.
As soon as blood starts flowing in larger volume in the body, the body starts to fight illness on a faster pace.
The wet sock therapy follows the earlier the better theory. The sooner you use it, the faster you get relieved of cold.
The wet sock treatment is pretty helpful in health problems like insomnia, migraines, chronically cold hands and feet, and ear infections.
But the wet socks therapy is very effective.
If you have any open wounds on your feet, DO NOT go for wet sock treatment. It may worsen your wounds.