Hammam (Steam bath therapy)
Hammam is ancient Unani therapy widely practiced and supervised by governments in the past for well-being of general public.
Diaphoretic bath is procedure to induce profuse sweating or perspiration through vaporized heat. Sweating is an essential function that helps the body stay cool. When the body temperature rises, the autonomic nervous system stimulates the sweat glands to secrete fluid onto the surface of the skin. Excessive sweating promotes the excretion of morbid matter from the body and helps in restoring health.
Medicated steam bath has an extra advantage due to effects of medicines used in different diseases.
It acts as a detoxification procedure, rejuvenates the body used for many chronic metabolic, skin, musculoskeletal and neurological diseases.
It improves strength, immunity, metabolism, muscle nutrition and blood circulation.
Most of time it is combined with the Massage to get maximum benefits.
- Joints pain
- Body ache
- Stress and fatigue
- Skin diseases
- Chronic kidney diseases