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Fibromyalgia and HBOT

A scientific HBOT study done in Israel involved 60 female patients suffering with fibromyalgia.  All patients reported a reduction of symptoms and improved quality of life following hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Multiple assessments were done including a tender point count, pain threshold testing. measures of functional impairment (Fibromyalgia Impact Questionnaire—FIQ), symptom severity (SCL-90 questionnaire), and Quality of

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Hyperbaric Oxyen Therapy (HBOT) works in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

The National Library of Medicine and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention describe Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) as “a disorder that causes extreme fatigue.”  The symptoms felt in CFS are not the typical symptoms of fatigue that are experienced and go away after a period of rest.  Chronic fatigue lasts for extended time and encroaches on the activities

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