Truskavets is located 90 km South from Lviv and 75 km from Slavske ski resort. Truskavets is one of the largest balneal resorts of Ukraine, famous for variety of mineral waters, the most famous of which is “Naftusya”. This water, in complex with other natural treatment factors, such as mineral baths, ozokerite- and physiotherapy, treats chronic inflammatory diseases of kidneys, liver and biliary tracts, metabolic diseases, including pancreatic diabetes and many others. Truskavets is also indispensable for patients with urolithiasis.
Water favors discharge of small stones and “sand” from kidneys, gall-bladder, urinary and bile-excreting tracts, decreases lithogenicity of urine and bile, which prevents risk of repeated stone formation.
Therapeutic “Naftusya” of Truskavets deposit normalizes metabolism, particularly carbohydrate metabolism of patients with insular diabetes, improves operation of gastrointestinal tract, pancreas, increases activity of endocrine glands, protects and restores liver cells, removes from organism radionuclides, slags and suboxidized metabolic products. It has analgesic action, favors decrease of inflammatory processes in kidneys, urinary tracts, liver, gastrointestinal tract, etc. Owing to immune-protective actions it increases reactivity of organism, prevents oncological diseases.
Baths with pine extract, marine salt, with medicinal herbs, all types of therapeutic douches, pool with mineral water and sauna are also at your service. Complex treatment at resort includes one more unique method – ozokerite therapy.
Ozokerite consists of high-molecular paraffins and ceresins with admixtures of rare oils. The sole in the world deposit of ozokerite is situated at distance of 4 km from Truskavets in the town of Boryslav. Ozokerite has anti-inflammatory and analgesic action and enhances hemodynamics in affected organ. Recently is observed tendency to increase of number of persons on vacation with children, organized groups of children and teenagers. More and more people choose Truskavets for family rest and treatment.
Morshyn is a small developed town for 6000 residents with well-arranged automobile and railway connection, located on Lviv-Ivano-Frankivsk route at distance of 85 km from Lviv and 95 km from Ivano-Frankivsk. Territory, where sanatoriumresort and cultural-amenity establishments are located, is detached from residential area of the town. Main treatment factors of Morshyn are unique by chemical composition and concentration chloride-sulfate sodiummagnesium-potassium and chloride-sodium mineral waters, and also turf mud and “earth wax” – ozokerite. All sanatoriums are situated in forest-park area, therefore it is always quiet, calm on the territory, and fresh air adds new strength and sense of cheerfulness. Large number of cafes, restaurants, open-air pavilions will allow to spend free time well in the circle of friends and rest.
The village is located in the Carpathians, 100 km from Lviv, on the height of 640 meters above the sea level, in the hollow, surrounded by high mountains covered with fir, pine and beech woods. Diseases of bile-excreting system, urogenital system, gastrointestinal tract, metabolic diseases, postoperative conditions are treated in Skhidnytsya. Mineral waters of Skhidnytsya – “Naftusya”, springs of soda type (“Borjomi” type), chalybeate, chloride-sodium springs with increased content of bromine are used both internally and externally by functional disorders of nervous system and skin diseases. Mineral water “Naftusya” of Skhidnytsya has 38 springs, 17 wells, and more than 25 unexplored springs. Territory of location of springs is 8 km2. Resources of mineral water are 80-100 m3 per day. Skhidnytsya location is in Oryvskyy layer of Carpathians near Skole and therefore in Skhidnytsya “Naftusya” is found together with oil. Mineral water is formed in the interior of the Earth, and in combination with organic substances and trace elements it creates element of its curative force.