balneology


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bal·ne·ol·o·gy

 (băl′nē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The science of baths or bathing, especially the study of the therapeutic use of thermal baths.

[Latin balneum, bath; see bagnio + -logy.]

balneology

(ˌbælnɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Complementary Medicine) the branch of medical science concerned with the therapeutic value of baths, esp those taken with natural mineral waters
[C19]
balneological adj
ˌbalneˈologist n

bal•ne•ol•o•gy

(ˌbæl niˈɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the study of the therapeutic effects of baths and bathing.
[1880–85; < Latin balneum bath]

balneology

the study of the therapeutic uses of various types of bathing; hydrotherapy. — balneologist, n. — balneologic, balneological, adj.
See also: Bathing

balneology

A hydrotherapy treatment, this is the therapeutic use of natural spring waters or mineral waters.
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To date, we clearly understand: there are five promising areas that are ready for investment in all aspects: logistics, balneology, tourism, industry and agribusiness.
Institute of Balneology and Physiotherapy, Bishkek and Laboratory of Human Genetics, National Center of Cardiology and Internal Medicine, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan (*) Corresponding author: Ibraimov Al, Institute of Balneology and Physiotherapy, Bishkek and Laboratory of Human Genetics, National Center of Cardiology and Internal Medicine, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, Tel: +996 0700 30 56 20; E-mail: ibraimov_abyt@mail.
7 MW for heating networks), Hungary (with 60 MW more than in 2011) and France (295 MW for heating networks, 50 MW for balneology and 20 MW for industry and agriculture) followed by Romania, Germany, Slovakia, Poland, Greece and Austria.
It offers various specialist treatments such as domestic balneology and physiotherapy combined with gastroenterology, anti-stress, urology, gynaecology and cosmetology.
With its various kinds of interventions, balneology or medical hydrology has been an important modality in the field of medicine, which includes prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of a large number of health conditions.
With a stand of 60 mA, newly designed by the National Office of Balneology and Hydrotherapy, Tunisia offers visitors from across the world its expertise in this area.
Summary: Tunisia's National Office of Balneology and Hydrotherapy is taking part in the international water and wellness fair "les Thermalies 2016" held from January 21 to 24, 2016 in Paris, France.
In his words, engineering, IT and outsourcing, the chemical industry, electronics, balneology, and agriculture are sectors still considered attractive to investors.
Solodova, The Ukrainian Research Institute of Medical Rehabilitation and Balneology of Ministry of Health of Ukraine, Odessa
The importance of balneology as a part of the tourism industry is of considerable significance for the Czech Republic.