What is rheumatism?
Diseases that can lead to pain, swelling, redness, joint stiffness and deformity in muscles, joints, bones and soft tissues are called rheumatic diseases, and can be divided into two groups as generalized inflammatory and non-inflammatory. Inflammatory ones are caused by the disorder of the body's immune system and can affect many organs including joints.
What can be done in the treatment?
In the treatment of rheumatism various medicines, physical therapy and rehabilitation, surgical treatments can be applied where necessary.
Can the spa be used in the treatment of rheumatism?
In rheumatic diseases which hold the muscles and joints, spa treatment may have a positive effect on pain and movement limitations. however, especially in the case of inflammatory rheumatic conditions, such as redness, swelling and heat increase in the joints, or in cases where the test results associated with rheumatism are high in blood tests, spa treatment may increase the complaints and activate the disease. therefore, if you have an rheumatic disease, we recommend that you pass a doctor's check before taking spa treatment.
What are Rheumatic Diseases?
Ankylosing Spondylitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Spondyloarthropathies, Fibromyalgia, etc…