Nowadays people are suffering from many diseases of the lungs, and the number of patients is constantly increasing and these diseases lead them to death. Lungs are the basic and fundamental organ to function our lives. If this organ is functioning very well then our lives become perfect and happy.
Now let’s see what is salt therapy and what is COPD actually.
What is Salt Therapy
Salt Therapy is the process of taking a breath in the presence of salt, Himalayan salt is generally used due to its countless natural health benefits of Improving Respiratory Diseases, Killing Allergies, Soothing the mind, and many more. Typically you just need to use Himalayan pink salt around you; you can build a wall at home or at your work setup. When negative ions produce from Himalayan Salt, it improves health. For this method, you need some salt blocks and salt glue to build a salt wall or room.
What is COPD
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a disease that is associated with the lungs which restrict the flow of air in the lungs and make breathing difficult. The symptoms include couching, wheezing, and producing mucus. Patients feel difficulty breathing with natural oxygen. Most likely they need additional or artificial oxygen for ease in taking a breath.
COPD is majorly caused by smoking which usually results in damage to the lungs over the years. Because smoking barrier the way of bronchi and produce mucus. Other causes of COPD include inhaling chemical fumes, second-hand smoke, air pollution, and untreated Asthma.
COPD can get worse over time, especially when no adequate measures are put in place to prevent or control the damage already done. There are certain steps you can take in order to prevent further damage to your lungs and one better way to achieve this is through Salt Therapy.
How Salt Therapy helps COPD
Salt therapy has been proven clinically to aid in cleansing the respiratory system and through the inhalation of the dry salt crystals, you get the relief needed for your lungs and over time brings about stability in breathing. When people breathe in pink salt, negative ions enter the bronchi and clears the inner linings of the lungs, and refresh them.
Salt is antibacterial, removes pathogens, reduces IgE level, and Anti-inflammatory which is needed to speed up the elimination of toxins in the lungs. With proper usage, you’re sure of getting the desired results in little time possible. When salt particles enter the lungs and bronchi, those particles eliminate unwanted particles and make the lungs healthy and let them work properly.
Salt therapy is a very effective, efficient, and cheapest way because it does not only help with COPD but also helps with asthma, allergies, infections, and even some skin conditions.
It is important that you consult your doctor when using salt therapy for COPD because the results vary depending on the patient used for.
You can easily do this therapy at your home. You just need to build a salt wall or salt room and stay there for few times daily. You will definitely find improvement in your body. As I discussed in the above lines that it does not only help COPD but kills Allergies, Asthma relief, and soothes the mind.