The following article is a comparative excerpt created from an article on the website, Eyton’s Earth, which presents information about the different types of natural mineral hot springs. In so doing, we can showcase the natural mineral properties of Blue River Resort which are indeed, very special.
Balneology is the scientific study of naturally occurring mineral waters and Balneotherapy is the practical study and application of the health benefits of water. In Europe and Japan balneology and hot springs therapy is a regular part of routine medical care, though it is not well known in the United States. In fact, medical prescriptions are given by licensed doctors for the treatment of a wide range of conditions, utilizing mineral waters as a part of preventative medicine. It is both widely recognized and encouraged. Balneologists in Europe and Japan have widely accepted standards to classify hot springs properties.