May 2018

30
May

The benefits of the hyperbaric chamber in patients with multiple sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis is a progressive disease of the central nervous system that affects the myelin or white matter of the brain and spinal cord, causing the appearance of disseminated plaques that prevent the normal functioning of these nerve fibers. Myelin is a substance that surrounds the nerves of certain nerve cells allowing them to transmit their impulses quickly. The speed

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28
May

Most common diseases in women

On May 28 it is celebrated the International Day of Action for Women’s Health. This date was established in 1987 as a reminder to address the multiple causes of illness and death that affect women. These are the 10 diseases that have the highest incidence in women: Migraine It is a chronic disease that affects 10% of the population. It

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24
May

New center in Perú

A new service center was inaugurated in the Municipal Hospital of Arequipa, Peru. The headquarters is located on Pumacahua Avenue, on Cerro Colorado, and will offer the benefits of hyperbaric chamber treatment to the community. The treatment of hyperbaric oxygenation is a non-invasive method that consists in supplying oxygen in a pressurized cabin at 1.45 atmospheres (ATM). The normal ambient

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10
May

Deep and constant tiredness can be a symptom of Chronic Fatigue

The chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is characterized primarily by a deep fatigue, which is accompanied by a serie of symptoms that directly affect the life of the patient. It has been classified by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a new disease of neurological type of infectious, recurrent and resistant to drugs. It is multisystemic, affects and at the same

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9
May

5 questions about fibromyalgia: What are your symptoms and how is it treated?

It affects the quality of life of 2.4% of the world population, having a greater incidence in women. At present and after many years of skepticism it is accepted as a disease. Fibromyalgia is a persistent and debilitating disorder that was underdiagnosed for a long time. Even in some cases patients, either due to ignorance or personal reasons, may have

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2
May

The treatment of hyperbaric oxygenation: a therapeutic alternative for different pathologies

Hyperbaric oxygenation therapy is a medical treatment in which oxygen is administered at a higher pressure than normal for the purpose of treating a certain condition or disease. Although for a long time it was the primary treatment for carbon monoxide poisoning and gas gangrene, it is now an invaluable resource for the management of a variety of pathologies. This

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