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Hydrotherapists Boynton Beach FL

See below for hydrotherapists in Boynton Beach that give access to hydrotherapy treatment like water cure therapy, steam baths, Jacuzzis, immersion tanks, Turkish baths, and whirlpool baths as well as advice and content on the benefits of hydrotherapy.

Brian Sheen
(561) 272-3733
12 Northeast 5th Avenue
Delray Beach, FL
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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Maria Cecilia Montero
(919) 946-9916
West Palm Beach, FL
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Health Association (AHHA)

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Patricia Pete
(561) 826-0237
1612 NW Boca Raton Ste 5
Boca Raton, FL
Membership Organizations
International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Elfriede Goodwin
(561) 471-5867
1443 Palmdale Court
Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Membership Organizations
International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Maria Perry
(561) 272-8377
Delray Beach
Delray Beach, FL
Company
Maria Perry : : Artist.Healer.Mentor
Industry
Art Therapist, Reiki Master
Specialties & Therapies
Specialties : Cancer, Depression, Women's Health

Therapies : Art Therapy, Chakra Balancing, Distance Healing, Energy Medicine, Reiki, , Natural Health

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Yihong Hao
(561) 998-0309
7300 North Federal Highway+ Suite 102
Boca Raton, FL
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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Emilie Razafikely
(561) 394-5822
600 South Dixie Hwy.+ Ste. 211
Boca Raton, FL
Membership Organizations
International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Michele Miglino
(954) 421-0703
837 SE 9th St
Deerfield Beach, FL
Membership Organizations
International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Mikaela Fernandez
(201) 927-3083
Boynton Beach, FL
Services
"Crystal Light" Crystal Therapist, Energy Therapist, Reiki Master I also create gemstone jewelry using the healing energies of crystals. Each finished "peace" is nourished with a soothing
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Peacefulmind.com

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Holistic & Integrative Medical Practice
(561) 998-0309
7300 North Federal Highway, Suite 102
Boca Raton, FL
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Yeast Syndrome, Weight Management, Substance Abuse, Stress Management, Sports Medicine, Preventive Medicine, Pain Management, Nutrition, Mind/Body Medicine, Homeopathy, Herbal Medicine, Healthy Aging, Gynecology, Geriatrics, Functional Medicine, Family Practice, Diabetes, Dermatology, Brain Longevity, Bio-identical HRT, Auriculotherapy, Arthritis, Allergy, Addiction, Acupuncture
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Medical Association

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Hydrotherapy

Hydrotherapy

What Is It?

Hydrotherapy is the use of water in the treatment of disease. Hydrothermal therapy additionally uses its temperature effects, as in hot baths, saunas, wraps, etc.

Historical Perspective

Hydro- and hydrothermal therapy are traditional methods of treatment that have been used for the treatment of disease and injury by many cultures, including those of ancient Rome, China, and Japan. Water therapy has been around for centuries. The ancient Greeks took therapeutic baths. Water is an important ingredient in the traditional Chinese and Native American healing systems.

A Bavarian monk, Father Sebastian Kneipp helped re-popularize the therapeutic use of water in the 19th century. There are now many dozens of methods of applying hydrotherapy, including baths, saunas, douches, wraps, and packs.

How it works

The recuperative and healing properties of hydrotherapy are based on its mechanical and/or thermal effects. It exploits the body's reaction to hot and cold stimuli, to the protracted application of heat, to pressure exerted by the water and to the sensation it gives. The nerves carry impulses felt at the skin deeper into the body, where they are instrumental in stimulating the immune system, influencing the production of stress hormones, invigorating the circulation and digestion, encouraging blood flow, and lessening pain sensitivity.

Generally, heat quiets and soothes the body, slowing down the activity of internal organs. Cold, in contrast, stimulates and invigorates, increasing internal activity. If you are experiencing tense muscles and anxiety from your stress, a hot shower or bath is in order. If you are feeling tired and stressed out, you might want to try taking a warm shower or bath followed by a short, invigorating cold shower to help stimulate your body and mind.

When you submerge yourself in a bath, a pool, or a whirlpool, you experience a kind of weightlessness. Your body is relieved from the constant pull of gravity. Water also has a hydrostatic effect. It has a massage-like feeling as the water gently kneads your body. Water, in motion, stimulates touch receptors on the skin, boosting blood circulation and releasing tight muscles.

Indications

Hydrotherapy and hydrothermal therapy are chiefly used to tone up the body, to stimulate digestion, the circulation, and the immune system, and to bring relief from pain. Description of indications are given under individual method used.

Water seems to have special powers in getting rid of stress and rejuvenating our body. It affects the skin and muscles. It calms the lungs, heart, stomach, and endocrine system by stimulating nerve reflexes on the spinal cord.

Proof it works

Various case reports, observational studies, and a number of controlled studies provide some evidence of success in the use of hydrotherapy.

In a study of 40 persons at University of Minnesota, 85% of the participants pr...

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