http://simplenaturalandhomeremedies.com/ Useful in all types of pain to stimulate circulation, to decrease inflammation particularly in joints and muscles, to bring sedation, to treat local or systemic infections such as pneumonia, pyelonephritis, bronchitis, influenza, colds, abscesses, or diseases of the digestive tract.
4 Fomentation packs 12″ x 32″ (4 thicknesses of toweling—best material 50% wool, 50% cotton)
4 Fomentation covers (36″ x 36″ – blanket material)
Towels, washcloth in cool water to sponge face, large basin of hot water for foot bath, plastic sheet to protect bed, canning kettle to heat packs
Set of 3-4 fomentations 5 minutes each
Cold application between each fomentation 30 seconds each
Begin with heat and end with cold
Use cool sponging for face and cold compress to forehead
Simultaneous hot foot bath
Avoid incomplete reactions by keeping person warm and resting after treatment.