Over the several hundred years during which the science of medical balneology has developed, physicians have been able to identify the health conditions that can best be treated by healing springs. Indication for balneotherapy;
If you have any illnesses or diseases, or are pregnant, consult with your physician before using spa therapy.
Avoid soaking in a hot spring alone, and don’t use a spa if you are on heart medications or under the influence of other drugs or alcohol. Make sure not to overheat, drink plenty of cool water, and use private pools if you have a skin disease. The elderly should use extra caution.