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tha·las·so·ther·a·py

(thal'ă-sō-thār'ă-pē),
Treatment of disease by exposure of patients to ocean air, by bathing in the ocean, or a voyage.
[G. thalassa, the sea]

thalassotherapy

[thalas′ōther′əpē]
Etymology: Gk, tahassa, seal
a treatment system based on sea bathing and exposure to sea air.
The application of hot, tepid, or cold sea water to any part of the body (soaking, drinking, inhaled in mists) by mechanical manipulation (massages, jacuzzis, bubbling), with/without additives (mud, seaweed, oils)

tha·las·so·ther·a·py

(thal'ă-sō-thār'ă-pē)
Treatment of disease by exposure of patients to ocean air, by bathing in the ocean, or a voyage.
[G. thalassa, the sea]
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spas seriously on this island Water is still a vital part of spa therapies here, although it's seawater they use now in thalassotherapy.
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Keywords: Thalassotherapy, Climatotherapy, Medical Hydrology and Climatology, Health Resort Medicine
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