Spa treatment can be considered the most natural, physiological. With many diseases, especially in remission, i.e. after the disappearance of acute manifestations, it is most effective. Along with natural therapeutic factors, the methods of physiotherapy are widely used in resorts, using appropriate technology, diet therapy, physical therapy, massage, acupuncture, all this allows you to minimize the use of drugs, and in many cases completely abandon them.
Sanatorium-resort treatment is contraindicated for persons suffering from infectious diseases, including sexually transmitted diseases, mental disorders, as well as those who may be harmed at the spa - in the acute phase of various diseases, with a tendency to bleeding, with tumors, especially of malignant origin, and women in the second half of pregnancy, as well as in the presence of obstetric pathology.
Depending on the predominance of one or another natural factor, the resorts are divided into climatic, balneological and mud treatment.
- Climatic resorts
- Desert climate
- Climate steppe
- Seaside climate
- Coastal climate
- Climate of the southern coast of Crimea (Yalta, Alushta)
- The climate of the Black Sea coast of the Caucasus
- Spa resorts
- Baths of carbonated mineral waters
- Natural hydrogen sulfide (sulphide) baths
- Natural Radon Baths
- Drinking mineral water
- Slightly mineralized water
- Mud cure resorts
- Silt sulfide mud
- Sapropelic mud
- Peat mud
- List of diseases for which a particular spa treatment is indicated
Infectious diseases for all
Diseases of the ear, nose and throat
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