A Ray of Hope for Kids with TBI and CP

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Robert Boytim was a kid full of vigor and was physically active at all times till he accidentally fell into a pond in his backyard and almost drowned. His sister rescued him from the pond and emergency medical services immediately conducted a CPR, tried to revive him before shifting him to a nearby hospital. Robert was resuscitated at the hospital but the doctors were not optimistic about his medical condition. William Boytim, Robert’s father, recalls the doctors telling him that his son would never open his eyes or be able…

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HBOT Therapy Can Save Diabetic Patients from the Risk of Amputation

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Larry Babel of Cincinnati suffered from a serious diabetic foot ulcer. After examining the severity of his condition, his doctors suggested amputation as the only feasible treatment option. However, Babel decided to take his chances. He checked into a local clinic for a second opinion, despite knowing that amputation is a common prognosis for 19 percent of the people, who develop diabetic foot ulcers. The physician at the medical center suggested Babel undergo hyperbaric oxygen therapy for treating his diabetic foot ulcer. Babel went ahead with the alternative treatment and…

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7 Factors to Consider Before Buying Personal Hyperbaric Chambers

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Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is a treatment in which patients breathe 100% oxygen inside a pressurized compartment known as the hyperbaric chamber. Since the patient is inhaling pure oxygen, it is delivered to the damaged tissues of the body, enhancing the natural healing process. Under normal conditions, only the red blood cells (RBC) are capable of delivering oxygen to all working cells of our body. However, during hyperbric therapy, under the increased air pressure, pure oxygen gets dissolved in all body fluids such as plasma, lymph, and the central nervous system…

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Family of a 2-Year-Old Gets Creative and Raises Money for Hyperbaric Therapy

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Maddie Elicio was just 22-months-old when he had a near drowning experience in the family pool. His mother recalls the bone-chilling experience when she saw Maddie floating on top of water face down. Though Maddie’s father jumped in to pull him out of water, he suffered brain damage. The incident was so tragic for Maddie’s twin sister that she wouldn’t leave him alone and it was hard to separate the two. He was in water for 10 minutes which led to severe damage of his brain cortex. Doctors rated the…

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What Happens before and during the Oxygen Treatment?

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Many people get to know about hyperbaric oxygen therapy via various sources. However, many of these patients are often apprehensive about the working of HBOT therapy, how it is carried out, and what the side effects are. So, today, let’s analyze the whole process of hyperbaric oxygen therapy. What Is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy? HBOT therapy involves 100% oxygen inhalation inside a pressurized chamber or cell. Normally, when a patient is not receiving HBOT, red blood cells become the sole carrier of oxygen in the body. However, when the patient is…

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Oxygen Therapy Revived Brain Functioning of Toddler Eden

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Oxygen therapy miraculously saved a 2-year-old child who almost drowned in a swimming pool at her home. There are numerous other success stories related to hyperbaric therapy that involves breathing pure oxygen. The process is known to have a healing effect on many other ailments such as autism, cerebral palsy, sports injuries, traumatic brain injury, etc. Let’s see what is hyperbaric oxygen therapy. What Is HBOT Therapy? Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is a process that involves breathing 100% oxygen in a pressurized chamber. Normally, red blood cells transport oxygen in our…

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HBOT Success Story: How HBOT Helped an Autistic Child

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Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) is a preferred treatment option for patients afflicted by Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). There are several instances of autistic individuals having benefited from this effective treatment. Here we are sharing the inspiring story of little David. How HBOT Helped David – A Child with Autism David, an adorable seven year old, was just two when the doctors diagnosed him with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Since his infancy, David had the habit of expressing himself through hand movements instead of communicating his needs verbally. In due course,…

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SFU to Research Effects of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy on Autism

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Simon Frazer University (SFU) is a public research academia established in 1965 and based in British Columbia, Canada. It has branches in Burnaby, Surrey, and Vancouver. Being one of the premier academic institutions in Canada, over the years SFU has contributed significantly in the research and development of medical science. Since April 2015, SFU has been conducting focused research and analyzing the effects of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) on autistic patients. Who is Funding the Research? The research is being funded by Darryl and Lee Frost, who have been magnanimous…

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How HBOT Is a Cure to PTSD and TBI Symptoms?

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In spite of a rapid growth in the number of people being affected by traumatic brain injury (TBI) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) throughout the past decade, you’ll hardly find any preponderant treatment for cure. You must be knowing about hyberbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) as a mode of treatment to fasten the healing of wounds. Surprisingly, the recent collaborative study, after a lot of experimentation, has affirmed HBOT to be a potential treatment for TBI and PTSD. Therefore, first let us know in detail about TBI, PTSD, and HBOT. Traumatic…

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Make your Scuba Diving Safe & Enjoyable with Personal Hyperbaric Chamber

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It is known to all the scuba divers that decompression sickness is a great danger while diving in the open water. Decompression sickness is known as “the bends”, “divers disease” and “caisson disease”. If you are interested in scuba diving but do not know much about decompression sickness, before going for scuba diving, you must know everything about it. A personal hyperbaric chamber can help the divers to recover from decompression sickness. But before going to this discussion, let’s know more about the sickness. What is this decompression sickness? Decompression…

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