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For over thousands of years in many parts of the world people have utilized the healing benefits of salt helping people breathe better, build their immune systems, and purify their body from harmful bacteria. Since salt has profoundly impacted the lives of humans everywhere. It’s the time-tested value of salt therapy that has continued to improve people’s quality of life. The Salt Suite® is proud to bring an ancient, natural and proven therapy to US communities and to provide education and choice in how we heal ourselves and our families.

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Young boy playing in the children salt suite.
Salt therapy or Halotherapy has been around for a long time. Throughout the ages people have learned about what rooms of salt purified air can do for their health and wellbeing. The Salt Suite is a medical spa that offers this very beneficial treatment. In determining if this treatment is right for you, there are a few questions you can ask yourself. First do you suffer from allergies, asthma, or respiratory issues like COPD that could greatly benefit from a trip to the salt rooms? Do you have a hard time managing stress?
Wooden spoon with salt.
You would be surprised at how much our bodies actually need salt. It’s important to have it in our daily diets, and for other reasons as well. Although it’s a fine line to walk of getting the right amount of salt to not overdoing this little element. Athletes primarily need a good amount of salt, since when the body sweats profusely that’s when it loses the most salt.
Young women stopped to sneeze as she walked by a tree during spring.
There are certain cities in the United States that have a much higher pollen count than others. If you have severe allergy, sinus, or respiratory issues than you are going to want to steer clear of this cities if you can, especially during the peak allergy months of April through October. Although if you live in one of these cities there are some general precaution you can take to make your allergies more easy to deal with.
Wooden bowl and spoon with fine salt.
Salt is the little power element that could. Not only is sodium chloride used for a variety of different things, it is also a powerful antibacterial substance. An antibacterial agent is one that inhibits the growth and multiplication of bacteria. Even though salt was used for thousands of years it didn’t officially become an element on the periodic table until 1807 by a chemist named Davy. Hippocrates who is widely considered the father of modern medicine, was one of the first to learn about the antibacterial nature of salt.
Person at a medical consultation with a doctor.
One of the biggest supporters of Halotherapy or salt therapy is Dr. Alina Chervinskaya. She is the Head of the Scientific and Clinical Center of Preventive and Rehabilitation Pulmonology of the Sokolov Clinical Hospital in St. Petersburg, Russia. This well regarded specialist , who received her doctorate from the Leningrad Institute of Medicine, has been exploring this important field of work for the past twenty years.
Black young girl using an inhaler.
Allergies and asthma are two chronic conditions that are often related to each other in a number of different ways. Asthma is a disease of the bronchial tubes that directly carries oxygen into the lungs so you can breathe. Allergic asthma is a type of the condition that is mainly triggered by allergens in the environment.
Asian woman on couch sneezing as she pets her cat.
If you are an animal lover then you probably have had pets for most of your life. Or if you haven’t had pets, but all the sudden decided to get one then you know how adorable and sweet they can be. What you probably didn’t enjoy finding out was that your brand new shedding friend is irritating your allergies.
Factory polluting the environment.
You can go online to find out how the pollution is acting on a daily basis in your own area. Many weather website have this as a feature such as “The Weather Channel.” An “Allergy Tracker” feature tells you the pollen counts, breathing quality, and if mold is a factor for any city you type in the search bar.
Vibrant painted Russian structures.
All around the world people have been using salt therapy or Halotherapy for a variety of reasons It’s not exclusive to the United States in anyway, and for hundreds of years this has been an all natural treatment option that can do wonders for the body.
Asian little girl sneezing into tissue.
In different parts of the country people have varying allergy problems. The issues that they face are directly relating to temperature, and different types of allergens in the air such as pollen or ragweed. However, most areas of the country deal with the same allergens.
Five wooden spoons of different sizes with a variety of salts.
Salt is truly one of the most miraculous minerals in the world. Not only are their majestic salt caves located in Russia, Poland, and the Ukraine, there are also a variety of edible salts that can be incorporated into a healthy diet.