sand therapy

sand therapy

Naturopathy
A permutation of whole-body heat therapy, in which one is immersed in hot volcanic sand rather than water; it is said to improve circulation and relieve pain. Surigahama, Japan, is the best known place to receive sand therapy.
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Her dream project though is holding workshops on sand therapy.
Among the topics are the physical simulation of the cutting process and optimizing cutting parameters, the blade pitch control of wind power with gain scheduling, buffer material used as hip protectors for the elderly against falling down, designing and simulating a tobacco harvesting system based on virtual manufacturing technology, and the material mechanical performance of femurs cured by Uyghur sand therapy,
There's huge interest in alternative spa treatments, not just the sand therapy available at the Porto Santo Hotel and Spa but also back in Madeira.