Tag: Hyperbaric Medicine

7
Jul

HOW DOES THE COLD WEATHER AFFECTS PEOPLE WITH ARTHRITIS

With the arrival of the coldest season of the year, the symptoms of rheumatic diseases can increase, especially in the case of arthritis. Although the weather does not cause or worsen the disease, it does influence the general condition of the patient. Cold and humidity affect the joints, because they tend to increase stiffness and thus, pain. The same happens

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26
Apr

HOW AND WHEN DID THE HYPERBARIC MEDICINE EMERGED?

The hyperbaric medicine has more than 350 years of history, although its formal application is more recent. But, what is the hyperbaric medicine? It is a medical specialty that treats many diseases through Hyperbaric Oxygenation, therapy based on obtaining partial pressures of Oxygen, elevated by breathing pure oxygen inside the hyperbaric chamber, at a higher pressure that the normal atmospheric

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25
Oct

5 HBOT applications that you may not know

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) is a non-invasive method that helps in the recovery of a large number of diseases and has no adverse effects. Patients enter to a hyperbaric chamber pressurized to 1.4 atmospheres (ATM), higher than normal ambient atmospheric pressure, which is supplied with air and oxygen; thus it rises several times the oxygen in the tissues, reaching even

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21
Oct

Hyperbaric medicine and how it helps the recovery of high-performance athletes.

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) is proven to help treat many cases relating to Sports Medicine. It is implemented by many athletes from various disciplines including tennis, soccer, boxing and swimming, among others. Its application is simple, noninvasive, and adverse effects are virtually nonexistent. How does HBOT help in high-performance athletes? Post-workout recovery: After intense exercise, either competitive or training, treatment

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21
Oct

15 benefits of Hyperbaric Medicine in your health

Treatment with hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is a non-invasive method that involves supplying oxygen at high concentrations in a hyperbaric chamber pressurized to a minimum of 1.4 atmospheres (ATM). This generates a hyperoxia, significantly increasing the oxygen level in the blood, thereby in the tissues. Hyperoxia has many health benefits: Increases oxygenation in all tissues, including those damaged It has

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18
Oct

James Rodriguez in BioBarica

James Rodríguez, midfielder for the Real Madrid and Colombian national football team, is receiving treatment with the hyperbaric chamber to speed his recovery. The medical team works hard to have the player ready for the football game with Uruguay on October 11th. The athlete began his therapy in Madrid and continued in Paraguay. This is not the first time a

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