Sequential Hydrotherapy Improves the Immune Response of Cancer Patients

  • Gunhild Kuehn


Hydrotherapy is rather established in Germany concerning rehabilitation stays at spa villages. Good experience since at least 150 years taught us that the overall health status of patients with diverse chronical illnesses, including susceptibility to infection and degenerative diseases, will be strengthened.(1) Scientific evaluation, however, has not yet been able to differenciate the effectiveness of particular therapies, because many factors like diet, climate, rest and relaxation during a spa are working simultaneously and influence one another. Therefore in that context it was impossible to throw light on the principle mechanisms that would be able to explain the specific effectiveness of hydrotherapy, that was in general observed and described as global well-being and prophylaxis against infections.(2–4)


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gunhild Kuehn
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  1. 1.Clinic for Natural MedicineFree University BerlinBerlinGermany

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