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Cupping Massage – Forgotten Therapeutic Procedure is Back 2013-09-25

Cupping Massage – Forgotten Therapeutic Procedure is Back

Cupping massage also known as vacuum-compressed massage with flasks is a therapy method used for over 3 000 years. An ancient procedure has found its place in the modern world of healing. Cupping massage is a customized version of the common practice of cupping therapy, used in traditional Chinese medicine, and the outcome that this straightforward treatment makes are impressive. Through suction and vacuum, cupping massage releases rigid soft tissue; drain excess fluids and toxins; loosen adhesions and elevate connective tissue; and bring blood flow to stagnant skin & muscular tissues.

 

Top Czech SPA: Five Centuries of Karlovy Vary 2013-10-25

Top Czech SPA: Five Centuries of Karlovy Vary

Karlovy Vary happens to be the largest spa town in the Czech Republic carrying the traditional legacy over the five centuries. The Ohre and Tepla rivers converge near the spa town which is located around 120 kilometers from Prague to the west of the Czech Republic. The town dates back to the 14th century and by the 16th, it was very well established as the favorite spa center for the rich burghers and noble families. According to the traditional belief, Charles IV founded the town when his hunting attendants accidentally found the hot springs.

 

Natural Therapy of Gynecological Disorders in Czech Health SPA 2012-11-24

Natural Therapy of Gynecological Disorders in Czech Health SPA

Trying to conceive a child when struggling with infertility or the aftermath of gynecological disorders can be difficult. Suffering from infertility, is a more and more common problem in our world today. We lead stressful lives, don’t eat properly and don’t take care of ourselves. Our bodies need to be in the best shape to reproduce and sometimes, we can’t get our bodies into the shape necessary to conceive a child.

 

Therapeutic Massages – Treatment Procedures in Czech Health SPAs 2012-09-09

Therapeutic Massages – Treatment Procedures in Czech Health SPAs

There are a number of therapeutic massages actively used in curative treatment programs in Czech Health SPAs. The most common are: Classical massage, Reflexive sole massage, Aroma-therapeutic Massages, Vacuum-compressed massage, Hydro-voltaic massage. In fact the number of massages in offer for therapeutic treatment is much for extensive, for example over the last decade hot stone massage or cupping massage become more and more popular.

 

Water Therapy / Hydrotherapy – Effective SPA Treatments 2012-09-09

Water Therapy / Hydrotherapy – Effective SPA Treatments

The water therapy is a very important rehabilitation method used in Czech health spa. The tradition of the balneo-therapy (water-therapy has a long term tradition in Czech Therapeutic SPAs. There are some most common procedures are: manual underwater massage, contrasting bath, the Scottish Power Stream.

 

Natural Health SPA Treatments: Hot Stones Massages 2012-06-05

Natural Health SPA Treatments: Hot Stones Massages

For over 5 000 years, humans have had great experience with lava stone massage. Massages using either warm or hot stone, used specifically for the massage or simply placed on the client's back, have been carried out since ancient times in China, India, and Mesopotamia, as well as among the Inca and the Maya in South America.

 

Natural Health SPA Treatments: Dry Carbonic Baths (CO2) 2012-06-06

Natural Health SPA Treatments: Dry Carbonic Baths (CO2)

Dry carbonic baths are applied to the whole body of the patient, who is placed in a special plastic sack filled entirely with carbon dioxide. The carbon dioxide reacts with the patient's sweat, which is produced by the rising heat in the sack.

 

Colon Hydrotherapy - Effective Natural Treatment 2012-04-12

Colon Hydrotherapy - Effective Natural Treatment

Colon hydrotherapy, also known as a colonic as well as colonic irrigation, encompasses a number of alternative medical therapies intended to take away feces and nonspecific toxins from the colon and intestinal tract. The colonic therapeutic treatment stimulates bowel activity by using the body's natural nerve & muscular response mechanisms, so is essentially a natural treatment. Laxatives are used to initiate a reaction by acting in diverse ways, such as by irritation or reversing the osmotic gradient.

 

Natural healing treatment: Lympho-Drainage 2012-04-12

Natural healing treatment: Lympho-Drainage

Lympho drainage activates lymph flow and dears the lymph nodes, which make up a vital part of the immune system. They are responsible for collecting and draining toxic waste from the tissue.

 

Natural cure treatments in health Spas: Cryotherapy 2012-02-01

Natural cure treatments in health Spas: Cryotherapy

Cryotherapy is sort of general or local utilization of extremely low temperatures in natural cure remedies. The term "cryotherapy" comes from the ancient Greek cryo meaning cold and the therapy stands for cure. The term has been around since the 1880s. The method is widely use in Czech spa programs as a part of natural therapy for many indications.

 

New Study Questions the Benefits of Knee Surgery

New Study Questions the Benefits of Knee Surgery

An article in the New England Journal of Medicine reported that arthroscopic knee surgery may not be the best treatment for osteoarthritis. Doctor Milan Kalousek, one of the Czech leading psychotherapist from the company Spa-Resorts.cz says: “We also believe that surgery is the very last treatment that should be applied”.

 

Overweight: Food Addiction and Binge Eating 2011-08-20

Overweight: Food Addiction and Binge Eating

Insatiable cravings for food are one of the most common eating disorders. The food addicts and binge in doctors' offices are still an exception. Finnish experts analyzed several years ago the changes of proportions by female dolls. The analysis has shown that the illustrated fat percentage by female dolls has fallen sharply since the 50´s and makes today only about 17%. A woman of that percentage would not able to have children or even menstruate. The normal amount of fat in female´s body is about 20-30%. The abnormal beauty ideal shapes nevertheless the thinking of young women for decades.

 

Health Advice: Right Diet for Rheumatoid Arthritis 2011-08-10

Health Advice: Right Diet for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Every illness needs a complex treatment. Right medication can help very much, can nevertheless not do the entire job. Right diet can for example alleviate symptoms of inflammatory arthritis and strengthen bones. Tips for the right diet you will find here.

 

Back Pain – Causes, types and healing methods 2011-08-05

Back Pain – Causes, types and healing methods

Almost every person suffers once upon a time from a back pain. Two thirds of population suffers from back pain even more times than once in their lives. The causes of back pain can be very different as well as it´s severity and length. What can you do for prevention? And when you already suffer from back pain: What is the best way of treatment?

 

Effective Treatment of Urological System Disorders in Health SPA Marienbad

Effective Treatment of Urological System Disorders in Health SPA Marienbad

SPA town Marienbad enjoys its popularity all over the world both for its medical treatment methods and valuable natural healing resources, as well as for its scenic, enchanting view. About a hundred springs have been discovered in and around the town.

 

Hypoglycemia increases the risk of dementia

Hypoglycemia increases the risk of dementia

The scientists from the U.S. Health Insurance Kaiser Pemanente reported that severe hypoglycemia by people with Type 2 diabetes increases the risk of development of dementia. They evaluated the insured data of the people with type 2 diabetes who were hospitalized because of severe hypoglycemia.

 

Healing Destinations: SPA Town Franzienbad (Frantiskovy Lazne)

Healing Destinations: SPA Town Franzienbad (Frantiskovy Lazne)

SPA Town Frantiskovy Lazne was established in 1793. Due to its neoclassical spa buildings and pavilions Franzienbad (Frantiskovy Lazne) preserved the rare atmosphere of the early 20th century &. The town is regarded as one of the most charming spa town in the country.

 

Does Diabetes weaken bones?

Does Diabetes weaken bones?

Do you suffer from diabetes? You should be more careful! If do you brake your bone, the healing could be quite comlicated.

 

Do the Fat Cells Disappear When We Lose Weight?

Do the Fat Cells Disappear When We Lose Weight?

The theory of losing weight sounds simple: To receive less energy, than to give out. Everybody knows that putting this theory into practice isn’t an easy task. What exactly happens with the fat cells when we put on and loose weight? Do the fat cells disappear?

 

Depression Can Cause a Heart Attack. How Can a Heart Attack Cure Your Depression!

Depression Can Cause a Heart Attack. How Can a Heart Attack Cure Your Depression!

Depression has been a very common disorder these days. Everybody knows what this disease is all about. There is also a thing that is not so known: Depression can also cause a heart attack.

 

Heart Attack – Are You The One In Danger?

Heart Attack – Are You The One In Danger?

Do you feel by every effort pain or pressure in your chest? If so, it is very probable the heart attack is going to get you if you do not fight back immediately! Feeling pain and pressure in your chest is one of the leading symptoms of an heart attack but we have to admit that a heart attack can get you completely unprepared, without warning you with the symptoms.

 

High Blood Pressure Puts Your Life in Danger

High Blood Pressure Puts Your Life in Danger

High blood pressure is not painful and often people do not know for a very long time they already suffer from it. This is a problem because sometimes the hidden danger is more dangerous than the obvious one.

 

Health Adviser: High Heels – Why Are Your Feet Aching?

Health Adviser: High Heels – Why Are Your Feet Aching?

Every woman in the world wants to be sexy. Every woman wants to have long thin legs. The thing that at least optically helps your legs to look longer is high heels. So every woman wants to have at least one pair of high heels shoes at home.

 

Osteoarthritis – What are the risk factors? To move or to save the joints?

Osteoarthritis – What are the risk factors? To move or to save the joints?

Osteoarthritis is spreading all over the world. And we cannot wonder since one of the main risk factors is overweight and the other the age. The people are more and more overweight; the life expectancy is being longer and longer.

 

Angina Pectoris – Danger of a Heart Attack

Angina Pectoris – Danger of a Heart Attack

Do you feel sometimes pain in your chest? Then be careful. Thist pain often points to the problem that there is something going wrong with your heart or arteries. It can be angina pectoris that often shows up as a prophet predicting heart attack coming soon!

 

Osteoarthritis – your joints in danger!

Osteoarthritis – your joints in danger!

Are you feeling pain in your joints? Are you over fifty? Then be careful. These symptoms could stand for Osteoarthritis (also known as degenerative arthritis). Osteoarthritis is in fact mechanical degradation of bones. This degeneration happens due to the loss of cartilage - a strong protein matrix that lubricates and cushions the joints.

 

Obesity Makes Your Brain Years Older

Obesity Makes Your Brain Years Older

As numerous studies have shown obesity is becoming the number one health problem of many economically developed countries. For instance, two thirds of the U.S. adult population is overweight or obese, 6% are extremely obese. However, overweight and obesity increases the risk of diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, osteoarthritis, stroke, gallbladder disease, sleep apnea, respiratory problems and even certain cancers.

 

Diabetes – the leading cause of impotence

Diabetes – the leading cause of impotence

Diabetes is a very common disease but not many men, according to a survey conducted by the Diabetes Prevention Program, are educated about the symptoms, risk factors and aftermaths.

 

A common problem for some women – Urinary Tract Infections

A common problem for some women – Urinary Tract Infections

What causes urinary tract infections? In most cases urinary tract infections are caused by bacteria. Any part of an urinary tract can become infected. The urinary tract includes the kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra.

 

The Office Makes You Fat!

The Office Makes You Fat!

Five days a week, eight hours a day, that is the destiny of us, the office workers. We rarely move while working and the food that is often offered in the canteen makes this combination a tragedy. Tempting snacks, Chocolate, chips…

 

Texting messages ruins our health

Texting messages ruins our health

We use them every day -MP3 players, Computers and mobile phones. Although we do not move very much while using them, the daily usage of them pus our joints and back in danger.

 

The Power of Music for Stroke Rehabilitation is Just Incredible

The Power of Music for Stroke Rehabilitation is Just Incredible

The latest study has revealed that listening to the right kind of music can slow the heart and lower blood pressure. Dr Luciano Bernardi from Italy's Pavia University and his colleagues asked some24 healthy individuals to listen to five random tracks of classical music and monitored how their bodies responded. Tracks include, for example, Beethoven's Ninth Symphony, Bach's cantata No 169, an aria from Puccini's Turandot, end etc.

 

The sport activity is a good therapy - say Carlsbad SPA experts

The sport activity is a good therapy - say Carlsbad SPA experts

The sports such as tennis,golf or fencing for a long time were an integral part of the healing spa stay. Right chosen sports were always considered a suitable add-on to the healing SPA therapy.

 

Dietary Guidlenes for Patients with Diabetes

Dietary Guidlenes for Patients with Diabetes

Special dietary guidelines have been developed for diabetic patient in Czech Health SPA resorts. The main points of the dietary are: - get overall weight control; - achieve the control of blood sugar levels through personalizing carbohydrates choice; - reducing fat consumption, particularly saturated fat.

 

Women at risk of a heart-attack!

Women at risk of a heart-attack!

Doctor Kalousek from Spa-resorts.cz explains: “Risk factors for heart disorders are some specific conditions or lifestyle that make an individual more likely to develop a disease”. Such conditions and habits also can increase the probability that a current disease will get worse.

 

Diabetes & smoking – a killing combination

Diabetes & smoking – a killing combination

Diabetics who smoke are, according to researchers, more likely to suffer from kidney damage, eye damage, heart disease, and early death. It may contribute to the development of type 2 diabetes. Smoking seems to increase the risk of heart disease for diabetics, in fact, greatly.

 

Obesity Levels Level Off – good or bad news?

Obesity Levels Level Off – good or bad news?

After climbing for nearly three decades, the percentage of children in the United States who suffer from obesity has reached its peak, perhaps. From last decade, the percentage of pre-teen youths who were overweight or obese in US remained at about 31-32% - according to a study found in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

 

Kidney Stones and their Victims

Kidney Stones and their Victims

Kidney stones are collections of salts or minerals that come together in the kidney or urinary tract to form small balls, some as small as sand and some as large as golf balls. They cause pain in the sides or groin, and they often cause blood to be present in the urine.

 

Number One Hydrotherapy Sanatorium in the World

Number One Hydrotherapy Sanatorium in the World

Established by Vincent Priessnitz, pioneer of Hydrotherapy, sanatorium successfully cures patients today. The first hydrotherapy centre in the world was established in 1822. Visitors may enjoy about 80 mineral water springs, each is named and registered.

 
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