An article flashed across my Internet news feed this week: Brain injury to a woman after domestic violence. My first thought was, get her some hyperbaric oxygen therapy. But, it also got me thinking about all the other ways we
If you have spent any time in the anti-aging world, you’ve probably heard of stem cells. Stem cells are the body’s “mother” cells that can become any other cell. It’s like having a blank canvas and being able to create
Vaccines are a hot topic nowadays. Do they cause autism? Do we have a right to say no if we are concerned for our kids. Politics aside, there are certainly thousands of cases of vaccine injury that happen every year.
Lyme disease is such a controversial topic. No one debates the existence of acute Lyme disease from a tick bite, however, there is a huge debate over whether chronic Lyme disease is real. Traditional medicine says you can’t have chronic
Cancer can be a scary diagnosis, and thinking about chemotherapy and radiation can be overwhelming. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) has become a great tool to offset the side effects of these treatments. There is a misconception when it comes to
Hyperbaric oxygen treatment for surgical healing is fantastic! As we know, the more oxygen that circulates through your body, the more nourished all your cells become. When we are dealing with a trauma, those injured cells need more nourishment. Perhaps
Concussions are in the news again, but this time with a better name: CTE, chronic traumatic encephalopathy. I say a better name because it finally indicates the more serious issue underlying the problem. Will Smith’s new movie that came out
I have been very fortunate to be able to work in the world of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT). Through thousands of sessions administered, I’ve seen some great healings occur at O2 UP, our hyperbaric oxygen therapy clinic in Los Angeles.
A stroke can be devastating to both the patient and their family. Recovering from a stroke can take weeks to months, sometimes years. Technically, a stroke is either a blood clot or a bleed in the brain, but both scenarios
Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an auto-immune disease where the immune system attacks the nerves, causing decreased muscle function. This can lead to double vision, as well as, difficulty grasping things, walking, and even urinating. It usually develops slowly and the