Brand bath


Brand bath


         In this bath, the face and head of the patient are washed with cold water. After that, squeezed towel of cold water is wrapped on the head and then the patient is laid down on the back in cold water by disrobing all the clothes for brand bath. Thereafter, the head of the patient should be ejected out from the water and say to the patient to rub the body in the water with force. After that, make sit to the patient in the water of tub for sometime and pour a bucket of cold water on the patient’s head. After that, lie down to the patient in water again and rub again patient’s body with force.

       Now make sit to the patient again after five minutes and pour a bucket of cold water on the patient’s head. This activity should be done for 10-20 minutes but if the patient feels excessive cold and start to tremble, make him eject out from the water and lie down on the bed. Mop patient’s body and cover by a blanket. The nervous system gets strength by taking this bath. After this bath, kidneys and liver do their work properly. This bath is beneficial in the case of typhoid and chicken pox.