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Hot tub health benefits vocabulary class

Many Americans are installing saunas and hot tubs or adding steam showers to their bathrooms. This class is designed to help you speak about the health benefits of hot water. Read this advertisement for a hot tub and answer the vocabulary questions that follow.

Our new hot tub provides the ideal atmosphere for relaxation and rejuvenation. When you're ready to upgrade your master bath, this is just the tub for you! This Wasauna hot tub has ample room for you and your partner to bathe together.

While the body massage jets help relieve tension, soaking in hot water is also beneficial. Blood near the body's surface is warmed by the hot tub's hot water. This warmed blood then circulates through your body. As the warm blood reaches deeper and deeper into the muscles, blood vessels expand. This is why soaking in a hot tub causes muscles to relax. The hot water also helps muscles eliminate lactic acid and other metabolic wastes.

Please note that you can get too much of a good thing. Soaking in a spa raises your core temperature without discomfort. This is only healthy for a brief period, approximately 15 minutes. If you have a medical condition, speak with your doctor before soaking in a hot tub.

ideal A. time spent resting
atmosphere B. a feeling of anxiety or stress or tightness in muscles
relaxation C. take a bath
rejuvenation D. the central part of something
upgrade E. make completely wet
master bath F. make better; improve
ample G. move around
bathe H. remove someone or something
relieve I. unusable substances produced by the human body
tension J. exactly right, perfect
soak K. more than enough
beneficial L. reduce an unpleasant feeling
circulate M. the feeling or mood
expand N. an acid produced in muscles
eliminate O. time spent making one feel younger; the act of making new
lactic acid P. good, helpful
metabolic waste Q. get bigger
core R. the bathroom in a house's nicest bedroom (master bedroom)

I hope that this is enough to get you started. Try talking about the health benefits of soaking in a hot tub on ESL go health forum.

Many people like the idea of having a hot tub in their home. A hot tub can be a nice addition as it provides a luxurious place to relax, either alone or with company.