Iran with having a lot of spa, hot springs and mineral spring resources, is among countries that can be well-off with the right investment from existing potential. The most famous of these springs are in Mahallat, Sarein, Ramsar, Semnan and others.
The hot spring or thermal spring is a place that is constantly flowing hot water and has therapeutic usage since the high percentage of mineral water dissolved in some of these springs. It is produced by the emergence of geothermally heated groundwater that rises from the Earth’s crust. Since hot springs are highly soluble, the minerals in the hot springs are very high.
Depending on the geological structure of the area, these minerals may include different ions, such as calcium, lithium, radium and sulfur.
The main health benefits of hot springs are in the heat they reach to the body because the body cells need energy and heat to work better.
Basically, the healing properties of hot springs and mineral waters depend on a variety of factors such as physical, chemical, temperature, and various gases of radioactivity. In addition, having leisure and living in a healthy environment, far from any contamination, contribute to the improvement of many diseases and speeds up treatment.
The warmth of the water makes the muscles relax. Exposure of heat to the patient’s veins increases blood in the body and provides more oxygen to the cells. Also, the expansion of the capillaries through the heat of the water enhances the nervous response and provides the necessary heat conduction, the exchange of materials in Accelerates the body’s cells and eliminates muscle tiredness and relaxation in the nervous system.