Our vision is to guide awareness to cultural Best Practices of balneological experiences for health, wellness and therapeutics in natural mineral waters.
Balneology Association of North America:
- Presents Educational materials for water stewards, soakers, investors and scientists that serve and benefit from the responsible use of natural mineral water for wellness and healing.
- Provides Information regarding Best Practices for sustaining and promoting wellness benefits.
- Conducts Research to help water stewards and members of the water industry deepen their understanding of the health and wellness potential of their waters.
Balneology is the study of the arts, sciences and cultures of natural mineral waters for drinking, soaking baths, steams and inhalations for health, wellness and therapeutic benefits.
Taking the waters at site specific locations include all the benefits measured by the following:
Balneology encompasses site-specific analyses and clarifications of natural mineral water sources including their local and regional geography, mineralogy and chemistry, bio-molecular nature and structural forms, climates and seasons.
Meet the BANA Board Members
Breitenbush Hot Springs is currently closed in support for the health and safety of all during this time of the CoVID-19 pandemic until further notice.
The BANA Waking the Waters Regional Retreat scheduled for April 19-21, 2020 has been postponed until a later date to be determined as all things become clearer. We areÂ waiting to hear back from BHS RE: guest refunds.
BANA National Zoom Call invitation will be emailed to you. You must register for the call.
Next BANA Thought Leader Call - May 20, 2020 1PM CST.
Assuring the public your water space is a ready and positive place to be. Taking measures with supportive evidence.
Please join us to be part of BANA Research, Information, and Education discussions about The Natural Mineral Waters of North America - geothermal hot springs and cold springs for soaking, bathing, steaming, saunas, mud baths, inhaling, cold baths, drinking, hydrating for wellbeing.
Thank you all for your ongoing support of BANA.
BANA Board of Directors
Balneology Association of North America 501c3