Athletes are using Whole Body Cryotherapy for pain relief, injury recovery and to enhance performance. Nike - Oregon Project

This week on Thrive, we looked into the fast-growing trend of whole-body cryotherapy. It might sound like something out of a Jules Verne tale but the reality is that it's actually been around for a while. The system was originally developed back in 1978 by Toshima Yamauchi in Japan, but has only recently come into use as a recovery treatment in professional sports medicine.

Discovery Channel Story on Whole Body Cryotherapy and CryoUSA

Joe Rogan describes his experience using Whole Body Cryotherapy.  (Explicit Language)

(Explicit Language) Joe Rogan discusses mechanisms of action of Cryotherapy with Dr. Rhonda Patrick.  Dr. Rhonda Patrick is a Ph.D in biomedical science and expert on nutritional health. Her podcasts and other videos can be found at

LIVE with Kelly and Michael try Cryotherapy

Certified Health Nut freezes himself in Hollywood, California at the same place Joe Rogan & Dancing with the Stars people go!