Wet Hand Rub


from Hydrothermic Remedies...

15, 7-24°C


  • Water bowl
  • 5 towels
  • 1 sheet
  • 1 blanket
  • As for Cold Mitten Friction except use wet hands.
  • Begin with hair, in men, and face, do not dry. then chest, arms, abdomen, legs,
  • Roll over and upper back, lower back, spine and feet.


from Dr JH Kellogg's Hydriatic Techniques...



from Dr GK Abbott's Prescriptions...

  • For the anaemic, feeble patient
  • Begin with only one or two parts and increase to whole body
  • Begin tepid water and lower by 2°C per day until patient ready for Cold Mitten Friction ie. water is cold
  • Rub Patient vigorously during and following procedure