For more information about sunbathing and climatotherapy
centers, request the NPF's educational booklet "Sunshine & Psoriasis.
Keywords: Thalassotherapy, Climatotherapy
, Medical Hydrology and Climatology, Health Resort Medicine
Even if natural climatotherapy
at the Dead Sea for skin and joint diseases has been proven both highly effective and almost without side effects, more studies are necessary for defining and delimiting optimal protocols to be followed by patients suffering from heart and lung diseases.
Keywords: Dead Sea, Climatotherapy
, Psoriasis, Atopic Dermatitis, Vitiligo
Keywords: Multidsciplinary Rehabilitation, Climatotherapy
, Musculoskeletal Diseases, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dead Sea
OBJECTIVES: To assess, in Norwegian patients suffering from joint disease and chronic pain syndromes, the magnitude of change in 25-Hydroxyvitamin D levels (25-OH-D) after Dead Sea Climatotherapy
Definitions include terminology from: balneology, climatotherapy
and partly from hydrotherapy.
So the thermal system of Italy needs of specialists in Thermal Medicine, who know very well the composition of mineral waters, their physical-chemical properties, their medical applications, alone or associated or alternated with medical therapy, physiotherapy and climatotherapy
In this paper we show our teaching programms of Medical Hydrology and Climatology and the complementary Therapies that are used in health resorts, spas and wellness centres, like thermotherapy, criotherapy, hydrotherapy, crenotherapy, peloidotherapy, thalassotherapy, climatotherapy
, aquatic exercise therapy, massage therapy, inhalation therapy, electrotherapy, ultrasound therapy, phototherapy, and all the diseases that can be treated in health resorts depending of the chemical composition of their waters and their physical characteristics, like rheumatic illness, respiratory diseases, digestive and metabolic diseases, endocrine diseases, neurological diseases, skin diseases, hearth and circulatory diseases, urological diseases, pediatric diseases, geriatric diseases, .
There is no contraindication for hypertensive patients to be exposed to climatotherapy
at the Dead Sea.
Demographic evaluation of successful antipsoriatic climatotherapy
at the Dead Sea (Israel) DMZ Clinic.
17) demonstrated the increased efficiency of climatotherapy
with the addition of daily baths, in patients with plaque psoriasis.