Third spa town in France, Aix-les-Bains is a spa town renowned for the therapeutic properties of its waters. Since 2016, it has attracted an increasingly growing world (curists, tourists, etc.), linked to the extraordinary spectacle offered by its multiple luxurious villas and its thermal baths, which are its best asset.
Aix-les-Bains has two thermal establishments: the Thermes Chevalley and the thermal baths of Marlioz under the supervision of more than fifty spa doctors. These waters, rich in trace elements, are endowed with therapeutic activities, which allows them to hold the label City of Health.
These thermal baths offer 4 cures: Rheumatology, phlebology, respiratory tract ailments and bucco-lingual mucous membrane ailments, each thermal establishment having its therapeutic area which we will see more fully in the rest of the article. (source: www.locationcoteauxdaix.fr)
The Chevalley thermal baths or Aix-les-Bains national thermal baths
They are located in the center of the city with water rich in sulphate, sulphide, calcium and bicarbonates which gives them both relaxing, analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties.Cures at Chevalley thermal baths are prescribed in the management of rheumatology and phlebology ailments, the latter having been introduced in the recent past.Rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia, arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and post-traumatic sequelae are the rheumatic pathologies treated.In phlebology, a course of treatment may be recommended in the event of chronic venous insufficiency, the consequences and sequelae of thrombosis and in the event of lymphatic insufficiency of the lower limbs.Note that these cures can be for preventive or curative purposes and the therapeutic effects extend even to the post-cure period.
There are a variety of treatments available, enough to meet everyone's needs. In addition to cures, this spa establishment offers additional services such as: health workshops, Advantage and Privilege cards, meetings for curists in order to make the treatment more pleasant.
The thermal baths of Marlioz
This spa establishment is located near Lac du Bourget, surrounded by a park, an ideal place to take a break from your treatment. Marlioz thermal water, rich in trace elements (potassium, magnesium, iodine, aluminum, manganese, iron, zinc, copper), sulphide and calcium, has antioxidant, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, anti-toxic properties and anti-allergic, mainly in the mucous membranes where it plays a dual role: mechanical and medicinal.
This establishment offers 2 groups of cures: cures in the treatment of diseases of the upper and lower respiratory tracts and cures in the management of diseases of the oral mucous membranes. Young children and the elderly are the most affected, given the frequency of ENT diseases at these periods of life.
Note that there are dual-orientation cures, which are prescribed to treat several conditions but with one condition that remains a priority.