Kurotel Longevity Medical Center & Spa
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Kurotel Longevity Medical Center in Gramado, a mountain resort in southern Brazil, is a wellness destination founded by Dr. Luis Carlos Silveira and his wife Neusa in 1982; today, the couple's daughter, Dr. Mariela de Olveira Silveira, has joined the family commitment to good health. Kurotel specializes in preventive medicine and has long been considered one of the world’s best weight loss destinations. Guests are drawn for a variety of reasons: for medical assessments, to detox from addiction, for weight loss and sleep enhancement, to simply relax or to recover after cosmetic surgery. State-of-the art medical tests are available to determine colon and cardiovascular risks and to assess bone density, hormone levels, collagen, body temperature, etc. Integral to the week-long “Kur” are seven small gourmet meals and snacks per day, use of pools and facilities, daily exercises from woodland walks to gymnastics and Kneipp hydrotherapy. This type of treatment features changing water temperatures (warm to cool) to enhance circulation, kidney function, overall wellness and resistance to disease.
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