The dense of doctors and pharmacies is high with a variety of consultants and rehabilitation centres located in Kaliningrad. The pure, clear sea air saturated with the scent of pine and flowers, air- and sunbathing, swimming in the sea and walking along the scenic coast relieve stress and fatigue and raise the spirits. The climate, modern health-resort treatments, and the local therapeutic mineral waters and peat mud have a beneficial effect on people suffering from cardiovascular diseases, nervous-system and musculoskeletal disorders, and certain other illnesses.
The main health resorts are located in the Svetlogorsk resort area. The small seaside town of Svetlogorsk is the centre of a large resort that has become enormously popular. More than a million vacationers make use of its services each year, leaving with fond memories of health centres like Amber Coast (Yantarny bereg) and Otradnoe. There is a group of specialized children's sanatoria that effectively treat tuberculosis of the bones and joints, rheumatism, and the after-effects of childhood neurological infections. The health resorts have all the necessary diagnostic and treatment equipment and experienced staffs of doctors and other medical personnel.