Peat packs in Gastein
Hot packs applied to certain parts of the body overheats them, thus increasing the blood circulation and the elimination of metabolic wastes. The positive effects of peat packs are: pain relief, improved function and regeneration. Peat packs have certain advantages over Fango and Parafango applications. They feature a gentler surge of warmth, plus they require only a bare minimum peat, thanks to a special preparation method. If the patient is peat-intolerant, sacks of wildflowers (Heublumen) can be substituted. Please do not shower with soap after therapy.
- Degenerative conditions of the axial skeleton and of the large and small joints of the body (arthroses)
- Painful tendon attachments in the shoulders, knees and hips
- Dysfunction of the inner organs, particularly of the stomach, liver/gall, lower abdomen and bladder
- Chronic bursitis