Hyperbaric-Oxygen-Therapy

Prevention & Treatment for Macular Degeneration

…potent multivitamin with a vision-targeted formula to achieve optimal levels in treatment for macular degeneration. * Consider a course of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT). HBOT involves breathing 100 percent oxygen in a pressurized environment. It works on two fronts in treatment for macular degeneration…

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Natural Treatment for Stroke Patients

…researchers recently published results from a study that every patient dealing with complications from a stroke should know about: Treatment with hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) can lead to improvements in neurological function and quality of life months—even years—after a stroke. HBOT, which involves breathing…

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IV Vitamin C Kills Cancer Cells

…synergistic effects. At Whitaker Wellness, we use IV vitamin C along with a therapeutic diet, an aggressive nutritional supplement program, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, low-dose naltrexone, and in some cases, acupuncture and reflexology. To schedule an appointment for treatment, or to learn more about our…

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Diabetes Treatments: HBOT and EECP

If you’re living with diabetes, you’ll be interested in learning 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…

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Preventing Heart Disease With Aspirin

…page I asked people whether they “Liked or Disliked” aspirin for heart protection. My previous “Like or Dislike” topics included hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), Sudoku , and saunas, all of which received an overall “like” reception. However the reception for my most recent “Like or Dislike”…

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Heal Your Body With Thermotherapy

…of life. I had a patient with severe diabetic neuropathy who hobbled into the clinic on a cane. After treatment with infrared light plus hyperbaric oxygen therapy, the cane was history and he was able to get back on the golf course. High-intensity laser, which penetrates even deeper, produces remarkable…

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Treatments to Defeat Diabetic Neuropathy

…of the heart, the cuffs contract, squeezing blood up toward the heart and throughout the body, increasing circulation. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT). Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is administered in a specially designed, pressurized chamber. When 100 percent oxygen is inhaled in this environment, it…

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Tips for Treating Bedsores

…-nutrient supplement, extra zinc (up to 75 mg per day), and the amino acid arginine (2 g three times a day on an empty stomach). Finally, give hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) a try. Concentrated oxygen creates an inhospitable environment for bacteria and stimulates the growth of new blood vessels, preventing…

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Treat Diabetic Complications

…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 sense of hope. By…

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A Diabetes Success Story

…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 of hope. By the end…

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