Total Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
The use of water for healing is as old as humankind. Despite the abundance of water (both hot and cold) in our homes today, we use hydrotherapy less in this period of history than ever before. We have forgotten the art of hydrotherapy. But with the emergence of a global flu pandemic caused by COVID-19, it’s never been more relevant.
Hydrotherapy was used during the Spanish Flu of 1918-19 by Adventist Sanitariums in America which resulted in a 1% death rate compared to 6-18% death rate in the modern hospitals of the day. Learn why and how in this course. The best part, hydrotherapy works naturally and it’s easy to perform using simple tools.
Re-learn this healing art. In this course, Susan Pellandini, former Massage & Hydrotherapy Director at Weimar College in Northern California, explains the scientific theory behind hydrotherapy and covers the equipment and preparation necessary to do treatments.
Learn 16 of the most common treatments you can do at home such as the steam bath, hot and cold shower, Sitz bath, cold fomentations, salt foot bath, and more. Learn how to boost your immune system, quickly relieve back pain, fight colds, heal injured joints and muscles and relieve many other common ailments.