"Excessive exposure to the sauna can be harmful to health. The Department of Health recommends that persons who:
a. Have poor health
Not use the sauna before consulting with their physician. Persons under the influence of alcohol or drugs should not use the sauna."
Further Reading: Sauna Health Benefits : Are saunas healthy or harmful? Harvard Medical School
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Last updated 22 July 2015