Hydrotherapy for Back Pain

There are two ways that water can help to ease the pain in your back


Hydrotherapy as a natural remedy that has been around for thousands of years. It has been used to treat and prevent a wide range of health issues including back pain. Specialists believe that the stimulating effects of the water create energy shifts within the body. It works due to fact that the skin passes waste products out of our body and allows certain products to be absorbed into our body

The main purpose of our skin is to keep our temperature stable so any changes to the external temperature of our skin will cause a reaction inside our body. An Epsom Salt bath is especially good for relieving back pain due to the bodies reaction to the temperature of the water and the magnesium that is absorbed through the skin. The magnesium reduces muscle inflammation and therefore reduces the pain.

There are a number of techniques that can be used to reduce back pain. One way to increase circulation and reduce pain is to take alternate long hot and then short cold showers, directing the water spay onto the problem area. You can apply a hot compress to the area and follow it up with a cold water spray. Our you can take a hot bath followed by a cold shower. Using any of these methods two or three times in a row will generally help to relieve your pain.

If you suffer from back spasms one method that will help is to moisten some towels with cold water and place them in you freezer to make the really cold. Then take a long hot bath and then lay down on the frozen towels. Your body will react to the extreme cold and in no time at all will warm upĀ  from the inside and this will eliminate the spasms.

If you are aware of the different techniques of hydrotherapy for back pain and how to use them you will be able to reduce your pain and get back control of your health.

Drinking Water

The truth of the matter is that the majority of people are dehydrated. Dehydration is a chronic condition that can bring about a number of issues within our bodies and one of the most common is back pain.

When your body is dehydrated it send out is signal to say that you are thirsty. The problem is we tend to ignore that signal and then our body has to find a stronger signal to send us. Back pain can occur as the result of your muscles becoming dehydrated.

Too overcome this type of back pain you must rehydrate your body. This is an easy thing to do but you must keep it up to ensure your body stays hydrated. To fully hydrate your body you need to be drinking half an ounce of water for every pound of body weight. You also need to add some sea salt to the water as this will help it to stay inside your body longer.

Drinking water this way will help to improve your back pain issues and you may also notice a change in your overall general health as your body regains its natural balance.

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