Lectures and seminars Christmas LIME Talks: "The effects of sauna bathing"

16-12-2020 3:15 pm - 4:00 pm Add to iCal
Sauna Photo: Jacqueline Macou, Pixabay

Join us for a Christmas Edition of the LIME Talks on Wednesday 16 December 2020 with professor Hans Hägglund, the "sauna doctor". Welcome!

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This LIME talks features Hans Hägglund MD, PhD, a medical doctor and professor at Uppsala University.

Hans Hägglund serves as the “sauna doctor” at the Swedish Sauna Academy, in 2018 he was one of the leading persons in the organization committee for the The XVII International Sauna Congress in Haparanda/Tornio, Sweden.

His book “The Sauna Book – Hot facts on sauna and health” was released (Swedish language) September 2nd, 2020 and summarizes the effect of passive heat or sweat therapy on health such as the cardiovascular system, hormonal- and immune system.

Hans Hägglund graduated from Karolinska institutet 1991. Between 2013 and 2018 he served as the director of the Cancer Center at Uppsala University Hospital. Currently Professor Hägglund holds a position as the national cancer coordinator at The Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (SALAR)