What You Need to Know About Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Written by Channel 11 Houston on January 10th, 2014. Posted in Hyperbaric oxygen therapy chamber, Hyperbaric oxygen therapy wound healing, Radiation necrosis brain

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy chamber

A sizable portion of the United States population currently suffers from CRPS, or complex regional pain syndrome. Because of this condition, individuals often experience prolonged throbbing pains in the arms or legs. In the past, people who’ve suffered from CRPS have had to endure the physical pain and vast discomfort of their disease because of a lack of appropriate treatment options. Thankfully, that’s no longer the case. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy has become a viable remedy to ease the suffering of those affected by CRPS, which is also referred to as reflex sympathetic dystrophy, or RSD.

What do these hyperbaric oxygen chambers do?

As humans, we’re constantly breathing in the air around us because we need oxygen to survive. But the atmospheric air is actually made up of s