A salt-coated mask that kills viruses?

Protective mask on face

Researchers at the University of Alberta, Canada, have been researching a surgical face mask with a coating of sodium chloride designed to kill virus particles quickly. We know that salt is naturally antibacterial and new research has found that viruses can only survive up to 30 minutes on salt (compared with up to 4 days […]

Viruses survive relatively short time on salt surfaces

Salt covered door handles

There is really interesting research being done by Outbreaker Solutions in Canada, where researchers are looking into making door handles and other fixtures from impacted salt, because it has been found that viruses survive for a shorter time on salt than on many other surfaces. Recent studies have proved that salt can kill influenza viruses […]

Yoga Nidra (Guided Meditation), Wednesday 18 May, 5-6pm & 7-8pm

Meditating

This monthly one hour workshop, run by the experienced yoga teacher Sue Bradley, is suitable for everyone – beginners to meditation welcome.  The workshop focuses on relaxation rather than physical poses and involves Guided Meditation while seated in comfy chairs, as micro-particles of pure salt are aerated into the room. As you inhale the salt, […]

What You Need to Know About The Coronavirus and Halotherapy/Dry Salt Therapy

Salt Therapy Association logo

– Respiratory Hygiene & Preventative Care – Boca Raton, FL –As the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to be breaking news with the national and international media, as well as becoming somewhat political with economic implications, it’s important to note that this is a lung and respiratory health issue facing the world’s population.  Dry salt therapy (aka […]

Celebrating 4 Years in Business!

What a great day we had!  It was lovely to see so many customers, old and new, young and not-so-young and to share a piece of cake and a glass of fizz.  We are very proud to have been in business for 4 years and very pleased to have shared the journey with so many […]

Salt Space is 3!

What a great day we had on our 3rd birthday! It was lovely to share the day with so many clients, young and not-so-young.  A big thank you from us for the cards, flowers, cakes and good wishes.  Here’s to the next three! Cheers!

Salt Therapy Association

  Salt Space is proud to be a member of the Salt Therapy Association. The Salt Therapy Association (STA) is the international professional association established in 2012 to represent the interests of a number of Individuals, Associates, Salt Therapy Facilities, Providers, Vendors, and Suppliers. Check out their website for news articles, research articles and much, […]

Can Massage help sufferers of COPD?

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) is a respiratory disease that is typified by difficulty breathing from chronic bronchitis, emphysema or a mix of both. Massage can play a supporting role in helping to manage the symptoms by reducing associated anxiety and the negative effects of stress hormones but also by improving blood flow to the […]

Exercising with COPD and Asthma

Have you been diagnosed with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)? Do you have asthma? Are you thinking about starting to exercise but not sure if this will help or hinder? Read on, this blog hopes to help answer some questions you may have. We all know exercise has many benefits and if it were a […]

COPD trial shows significant symptom improvement after Salt Space treatment

Several COPD patients in Brighton and Hove reported to the Community Respiratory Service (CRS) that they had experienced benefit from halotherapy in commercial salt treatment rooms. Nebulised hypertonic saline is used therapeutically to aid airway clearance in bronchiectasis so the treatment makes sense pharmaceutically. Clinicians were interested in assessing response objectively. 50 patients with COPD […]