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More Spas than Cities

Thailand has over 700 operating spas! In 2009, the Intelligent Spa Benchmarking Report found that the country hosts the largest number of spas in the region.

Hydrotherapy

Water is believed to have properties that enable healing. Hydrotherapy or water therapy involves use of water to treat different ailments. Hydrotherapy uses different forms of water like liquid, ice, steam, etc. It also uses water in different pressures and temperatures. The ability of water to dissolve substances without altering their properties is made use of by mixing herbs and minerals for treatment.

Some of the conditions that are treated by hydrotherapy are arthritis, acne, cold, headaches, muscle problems, nerve problems, hemorrhoids or piles, and stress.

Some of the techniques used in hydrotherapy are steam inhalation, sitz bath, cold and warm foot bath, sauna, etc.

Hydrotherapy is generally safe as water does not hurt anyone.


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            The Sugar Cane Spa

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            Languages: English

            Come and rejuvenate your body, mind and soul with our full range of treatments. The Spa features seven treatment rooms offering hydrotherapy, massage, a steam room and a relaxation area with dipping p...

            Hydro Health

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            Languages: Thai, English

            World Class Aesthetics and Detox Center: Located on the 4th floor of the up-market shopping complex, the Erawan Bangkok Centre. Aiming to promote health awareness and encourage healthy living amongst ...

            Sanno Hospital

            Tokyo, Japan


            Languages: English, Japanese

            Warm-hearted and High-level Medecal Service
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            Damian Medical Center

            Warsaw, Poland


            Accreditation: ISO 9001

            Languages: English, Polish

            The Damian Medical Centre was established in 1994. It offers a wide range of medical care services provided in the Hospital and five outpatient clinics. They employ physicians in all specialisations w...

            National Taiwan University Hospital

            Taipei, Taiwan


            Accreditation: JCI

            Languages: English, Chinese

            The patients who have experienced our service are all satisfied with the medical quality, price and efficiency.

            In 2010, National Taiwan University Hospital has been accredited by Joint...
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