The power of cold
In the health sector, cold therapy is a treatment method recognized by health insurance companies for the purpose of pain relief. Like all tissues in the body, bones, joints, intervertebral discs, ligaments and muscles age. Decades of stress and the resulting wear and tear on physical structures result in Back pain – and the metabolism also changes with age.
Stays in the cryosauna are offered for health resorts for example. The collective term rheumatism covers around 450 different diseases. Pain in muscles and joints, stiff knees, back pain or swollen and reddened joints are typical manifestations. Incredible: around 20 million people in Germany suffer from rheumatic diseases.