Hydrotherapy is a therapy, which uses water to revive, maintain and restore health. Therapy is with curative mineral water is one of the oldest, the cheapest and the safest therapeutic methods for many general diseases.
Hydrotherapy includes saunas, steam baths, as well as application of cold and hot water compresses
Restoration and healing properties of water procedures are based on mechanical and heating effects. Hydrotherapy provides means to stimulate the immune system, to enhance blood circulation and digestion, to promote blood flow and pain relief.
Generally heat soothes body and slows down the activity of the internal organs and cold stimulates and refreshes and increases the internal activity. Water has special abilities to remove stress and to make our body younger. This is good for skin and muscles. It calms down lungs, heart, stomach and endocrine system by stimulating the nervous reflexes of the spinal cord. In most types of water procedures, water is directly applied to the affected part of the body or the body is totally immersed in water.
Hydrotherapy focuses efficiently on the following symptoms - arthritis, rheumatism, sciatica, pain in joints, back pains, fatigue, insomnia, stress, muscle pain, stiffness. Hydrotherapy proves to be very efficient in combination with physical therapy.