Well that’s what many are doing today. This hearkens back to the days of the Roman Empire when the Roman baths were considered a place to enjoy the waters for not only cleanliness but for healing and spiritual renewal.
However, this is only the tip of the iceberg in the type of medical treatments that can now be done at one of these facilities. Now a medical center that treats your spirit and physical ailments while relaxing in a comfortable environment.
Let’s take a look at some of the many other services being offered at Medical centers and SPAs today and how difficult it has become to tell the difference between the two.
Swedish Massage has given way to…
One of the only massage treatments that is offered at most Medical Spas which is the traditional Swedish massage brought over from Europe.
Today you can get Reiki Massage, which is a Japanese system that channels healing energy into your body to rejuvenate and revitalize your body and spirit.
Another form is of massage is Shiatsu massage, which relies more on physical manipulation to bring about relief from the rigors and stresses of 21st century, living.
Kiatsu therapies as well as kinesiology are also offered these days and both use the bodies energies to heal by opening the pathways that are blocked.
Kototama is another system that uses the sound of the human voice for healing and can be found in medical Spas. The tones of the human voice activate various energy centers and stimulate the body’s ability to heal.
These treatment systems sound exotic but they are considered normal in Japan and China, as well as, the rest of Orient. They have produced remarkable results in the relief of stress and many ailments that don’t respond to more traditional treatment regiments.
Yoga is now considered a technique of medical treatment, as well as, a way of life, health and relaxation.
Many people began this lifestyle when Dr. Dean Ornish came out with his revolutionary way of reversing heart disease by utilizing diet and yoga exercise. Many medical spas use these same methods inside the Spa to help people heal themselves through diet and low impact exercises.
Qigong, which is used in hospitals in China, can be seen where people stand still for periods of up to an hour without moving.
Tai Chi is also taught and its health benefits are also widely known.
Chi Running has now made its way as a form of no injurious running that has been popularized by Denny Dreyer’s Book of the same name.
A form of walking called Chi Walking which using the principles of Qi and the martial arts of Yiquan and Baguazhang are used to bring vitality and health back.
The most recognized of all is Meditation and is now taught from many different points of view these days. Vipassana, Kriya, and Chakra are now being used along with the TM technique popularized by the Beatles in the 1960’s.
Also from India is a form of healing mediation called Mudra, which makes use of hand and finger positioning.
So you see places like the Laser Therapy Health & Wellness Center offer you much more than just a relaxing place to be pampered. You can also receive state of the art healing treatments that are thousands of years old.
All while you relax and decompress from today’s stress filled world.