April 2018

27
Apr

According to studies, the lack of oxygen in tumor cells can contribute to the growth of cancer

A study conducted in 2016 by the Belgian researchers Diether Lambrechts and Bernard Thienpont, and published in the journal ‘Nature’, showed that the lack of oxygen in the tumor cells produces changes in the gene expression of the cells, which contributes to the cancer growth. In addition, the work showed that adequate maintenance of the oxygen supply in tumors could

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24
Apr

Principles of Hyperbaric Oxygenation Treatment

The hyperbaric chamber is a closed container where thepacient is subjected to a pressure greater than atmospheric pressure. It was popularized in the first half of the twentieth century for its success in treating the disease of diving, sometimes fatal. It was not until the second half of the century that it began to be used in different pathologies: gas

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18
Apr

HBOT: a therapeutic approach to migraines

Migraine and cluster headaches are severe and disabling. Migraine affects up to 18% of women, while cluster headaches are much less common (0.2% of the population). A number of acute and prophylactic therapies are available. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is the therapeutic administration of 100% oxygen at environmental pressures greater than one atmosphere. Migraine and cluster headache are disabling health

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11
Apr

Parkinson’s disease: Case studies showing success treating it with HBOT

5 patients with a history of Parkinson’s disease (PD) were treated with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) for 1 hour at 1.5-2.0 ATA. All 5 patients reported a decrease in tremors and an improvement in general well-being. The patients underwent an initial course of 10 treatments and were allowed to continue treatment as needed until they perceived a plateau in benefit.

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5
Apr

Can good nutrition prevent diseases?

A healthy diet helps to prevent malnutrition and diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, stroke and cancer Healthy, balanced and varied diet depends on the needs of each person, their age, sex, lifestyle, physical exercise and eating habits. However, the basic principles of healthy eating are always the same. According to the World Health Organization, to have a healthy diet

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3
Apr

What effects can hyperbaric treatment have on patients with autism?

Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD) affect the development of the nervous system and brain functioning, especially in aspects related to the processing of information that comes from social stimuli. It is not possible to determine the cause of the appearance of ASD, but it is known that there is genetic implication. Currently there is no biological marker that allows the diagnosis

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