Hydrotherapy – the alteration of hot and cold water to undergo a physiological response to the site of application to enhance HEALING CELLS (white and red blood cells) to flood into the area to do their healing work!
I can’t access my left foot because it is in a cast. Actually, I haven’t really been able to access it much since my surgery 2 weeks ago today. So, every day since my surgery, I have been icing my left foot for good measure and my right foot (more importantly) to …
1. Have a positive psychosomatic reaction- brain thinks left foot is getting cold too because it is being iced and your body recognizes cold feet from the right side!
2. Use the principles of opposite side healing touch. All the while the brain is very complex it is also very redundant. You are tricking the brain into creating the same physiologic response you want on one side to occur on the other. Similar with phantom pain patients and the restructuring of the peripheral nerves, spinal nerves and central brain changes.
The left foot has been getting cold and the swelling has been going down! Ya for healing the natural way!