Recent studies have shown that cold therapy is extremely beneficial to both the mind and the body. Cold therapy is the process of using cold temperatures for our many health benefits. Its advantages include:
• Faster recovery from exercise and injuries: Most of the professional athletes after a match make use of ice baths so as to heal faster and to attain muscle relaxation quicker.
• It improves the immune system: As hard as it is to believe that the cold improves our immune system it is actually true. One might argue that we get sick quicker during winters but the fact is that studies have shown people who took cold showers fell in in less than those who did not. In fact, statistics show 30%.
• It helps increase metabolism and weight loss: When you jump into cold water you release a ton load of adrenaline and noradrenaline which accelerate weight loss and also improve metabolism.
The proficient understanding of the above-mentioned facts add to the increasing influx of tourists that aim for medical tourism in Kerala and one of the very first steps that need to be implemented is the use of medical disposables such as probe covers into the general system of health care