Treating Lyme Disease with HBOT

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) was once used solely for divers suffering from decompression sickness and those with smoke inhalation. In the last decade or so the Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy scope has broadened, the medical procedure has been used for patients with non-healing diabetic wounds, pre/post cosmetic surgery, non-healing surgical wounds, radiation damage from cancer treatments,…

Lyme Disease and Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment

Late disseminated Lyme comprises many debilitating symptoms and has been considered difficult to treat in the medical community. Symptoms include fever, flu-like symptoms, migraines, fatigue, muscle and joint aches seen in early stage Lyme, but are also accompanied by immune system dysfunction, nervous system abnormalities, chronic axonal polyneuropathy, or encephalopothy, cognitive disorders, sleep disturbance, personality…

What is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT)?

What is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT)? HBOT is a medical treatment that enhances the body’s healing process by providing 100% pure oxygen in a chamber where atmospheric pressure is increased in a controlled environment. The air we normally breathe only contains 19-21% oxygen. During treatment, patients breathe 100% pure oxygen. The increased oxygen intake provided…