Eecp

EECP: An Excellent Alternative to Bypass Surgery

…have been told you need bypass surgery or are suffering with angina or other cardiovascular problems there’s a therapy you need to know about: EECP. EECP stands for enhanced external counterpulsation, and this treatment is a godsend for patients with a wide range of heart conditions. This safe, noninvasive…

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A Diabetes Success Story

…and herbs to help control her blood sugar. Given the severity of her condition, R.B. also underwent a course of enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) and hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT). Within three days, the feeling began to return to her feet. She had more energy, less pain, and a renewed sense…

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Diabetes Treatments: HBOT and EECP

…about these two treatments used at the Whitaker Wellness Institute—hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) and enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP). HBOT and EECP are two powerful therapies that can help treat a variety of conditions. They’re both all about oxygen. HBOT, which involves breathing concentrated…

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Treat Diabetic Complications

…known to help control blood sugar. Given the severity of Roxann’s condition, she also underwent a course of enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) and hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT). Within three days, the feeling began to return to Roxann’s feet. She had more energy, less pain, and a renewed…

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Get Pumped with EECP Therapy

…approach to health—and his life: enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) therapy. EECP is a noninvasive therapy with incredible benefits for the cardiovascular system. Developed at Harvard University more than 50 years ago, EECP therapy is sometimes referred to as a “natural bypass” because it…

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3 Powerful Ways to Stay Off the Cardiac Ward

…enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) for years. Often referred to as a “natural bypass,” it’s a proven therapy for relieving angina, increasing exercise tolerance, and improving circulation. Researchers in India demonstrated that after a course of EECP (35–40 treatments), patients with heart…

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Adjunctive Treatments for Congestive Heart Failure

…study showed that EECP significantly raises levels of circulating endothelial progenitor cells (stem cells from the bone marrow that repair the endothelium, the all-important lining of the arteries) and that this likely helps explain EECPs enduring benefits. I am not suggesting that EECP is a replacement…

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Preventing Sudden Cardiac Death

…exercise program, a comprehensive nutritional supplement regimen, and, if appropriate, noninvasive therapies such as enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP). If you’re at very high risk of sudden cardiac death, your cardiologist may recommend an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD). Do your homework…

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