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Girl’s best friend is dog who carries her oxygen by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Fri 23 Mar 2012 10:04pm Visit msnbc.com for breaking news , world news , and news about the economy Two years ago Aaron and Debbie Knobloch learned that their baby daughter Alida was suffering from a rare lung disease and that she would need a portable oxygen tank to help her breathe. The good news was that the oxygen tank would make ... Read on »
Exercise With Oxygen Therapy by Darden Burns Patient Expert Posted Wed 22 Sep 2010 8:44pm Exercise With Oxygen Therapy or Training (EWOT) is the practice of breathing supplemental oxygen while exercising.  This simple, inexpensive therapy improves the body's uptake and utilization of oxygen which declines with stress and aging. It is beneficial for healthy individuals who seek to slow the effects of aging and can also be an importa ... Read on »
Oxygen Therapy for COPD Has Other Consequences by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Thu 03 Feb 2011 9:00am 1 Comment Individuals on long-term oxygen therapy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have been found to face greater risk of death from other diseases, according to a new study published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. Researchers enrolled 7,600 patients who had oxygen therapy and studied them until t ... Read on »
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Autism Study by Harold L D. Patient Expert Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 11:31am The image above is that of a Hyperbaric Chamber found on the Hyperbaric Medicine Center's web site which provides a description of HBO Treatment: The treatments are non-invasive (no needles or pills are involved), and painless. A patient undergoing treatment spends a prescribed amount of time sitting comfortably in a very ... Read on »
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Lyme Disease Part 1 by Jenna Smith Posted Tue 15 Mar 2011 12:00am thehyperbarictherapy asked: www.balancedhealthtoday.com www.balancedhealthtoday.com Ninety-one subjects completed a total of 1995 hyperbaric oxygen treatments, although nine were eliminated later due to the presence of another medical problem not apparent during their treatments. These other medical problems were su ... Read on »
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Ineffective Treatment for Children with Autism by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Thu 12 Nov 2009 10:01pm Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) has grown in popularity over the last few years. This growth has occurred without any evidence that HBOT is at all beneficial. A recent study, published in the journal Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders entitled Randomized trial of hyperbaric oxygen therapy for children with autism, explores this questi ... Read on »
Can Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Treat Severe Addiction? by Dr. Romeo V. Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted Thu 22 Jul 2010 1:56am Hyoerbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) has had a controversial history.  The use of high-pressure oxygen in specialized environmental tanks has been invaluable in treating pathological conditions such as decompression sickness, air embolisms, gas gangrene, and carbon monoxide poisoning.  Despite this success, use of HBOT in treating more unconven ... Read on »
Controlled Evaluation of the Effects of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy on the Behavior of 16 Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Thu 21 Apr 2011 2:00am Hyperbaric oxygen treatment (HBOT) has become a big topic in the world of CAM (complementary and alternative medicine) and autism. An upcoming parent convention with a focus on CAM is even sponsored by an HBOT company. A few papers have come out, without much clear evidence of benefit. A recent paper looks again at HBOT. This paper has a ... Read on »
Brief Report: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Clinical Trial by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Thu 18 Aug 2011 6:28pm Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) is a popular offering in the alternative medical community. It is a therapy that has proven and approved uses (most notably treatment for decompression sickness or carbon monoxide poisoning). It has been proposed as a therapy for autism, and there is already a mixed body of literature on the subject, most wi ... Read on »
Controversial issues in hyperbaric oxygen therapy: a European Committee for Hyperbaric Medicine Workshop by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Fri 19 Aug 2011 3:51pm After writing the post on the University of California HBOT paper ( Brief Report: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Clinical Trial ) this new abstract came out: Controversial issues in hyperbaric oxygen therapy: a European Committee for Hyperbaric Medicine Workshop. It covers a discussion of ap ... Read on »