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Fifth State Approves Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Veterans with PTSD

Arizona has become the fifth U.S. State to pass legislature entitling veterans suffering with traumatic brain injury (TBI) and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) to receive hyperbaric oxygen treatment.  HBOT has been successfully used to treat post-concussion syndrome and its associated symptoms.  To read more go to:  Arizona Legislature Approves Hyperbaric Oxygenation Treatment for Veterans

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Recovering from Stroke with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

The use of hyperbaric oxgen therapy for recovery from a stroke is well documented.  Oxygen is vital to brain function and healing.  The brain contains one of the body’s most dense networks of blood vessels responsible for carrying oxygen.  When blood flow of oxygen rich blood to the brain is hindered or interrupted (as in

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Healing the Brain with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

A recent article that appeared in The Washington Post can be viewed here.  Please read:  Could Hyperbaric Treatment Heal the Brain?  

Dramatic Brain Scan Images Show Improvement after HBOT

A serviceman, seriously wounded in the mass shooting at Fort Hood eight years ago, has undergone 40 hyperbaric sessions with pre and post treatment brain SPECT scan images.  Scan results document his amazing improvement following HBOT.  News footage and story from Jacksonville, Florida here:  Fort Hood Mass Shooting Survivor Sees Drastic Changes After Hyperbaric Chamber

SPECT Scan Images Show Improvement after HBOT

Joe Namath has been spreading the word about his improvements and his doctors are elated with the results.  After undergoing 120 hyperbaric oxygen therapy treatments to battle memory issues that have been plaguing the football legend for years following repeated concussions, Namath’s brain SPECT scan images tell the whole story.  Increased areas of blood flow

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Military Veteran Speaks About HBOT’s Healing Abilities for TBI and PTSD

Former Lieutenant, Mike Myers, recently spoke to a CBS news affiliate in New Orleans about the resolution of post concussive symptoms as a result of hyperbaric oxygen therapy. To read and see more, go to:  Local Treatment Shows Improvement in Veterans with Brain Damage

Hyperbaric Therapy Works for Post Concussive Brain Deficits

Football legend, Joe Namath, is the first patient to complete the clinical trial using, hyperbaric oxygen therapy brain injury, currently in progress at Jupiter Medical Center in Jupiter, Florida.  Namath underwent 7 months of HBOT, 5 days a week, and repeat brain scans definitive improvement following his course of therapy.  According to Namath, his doctors

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How Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Improves Cognitive Performance

A recently published study from combined military sources documented an increase in mobilized stem cells post hyperbaric oxygen therapy, along with parallels citing improved cognitive function, in personnel suffering from mild to moderate TBI post deployment.  Researchers from Wright Patterson and Lackland Air Force Bases ran the study on 28 service personnel.  Go to:  Increased

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Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Brain Injury Recovery

The ability of hyperbaric oxygen therapy to aid in healing injured brain tissue was highlighted in a recent news report. The encouraging story of an Alabama teenager, defying doctors’ dire predictions for her recovery following a traumatic brain injury, documented remarkable improvement after the completion of a series of 60 hyperbaric therapy sessions.   To

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