The era of hyperbaric oxygen has finally arrived. A high-tech treatment that administers 100 percent oxygen at controlled pressures, forcing healing oxygen deep into tissues, has long been medically approved to treat conditions like bone infection, tissue necrosis caused by serious burns, or carbon monoxide poisoning. But until recently, most hyperbaric chambers were located in hospitals. Now centers are springing […]Continue reading »
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) for the treatment of Multiple Sclerosis (MS), a disabling disease of the central nervous system in which the insulating covers of nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord are damaged.
Multiple Sclerosis: Its Etiology, Pathogenesis, and Therapeutics With Emphasis on the Controversial Use of HBOT
By: S. F Gottlieb and R. A. Neubauer Department of Biological Sciences, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL 36688; and the Jo Ellen Smith Memorial Baromedical Research Institute, 4400 General Meyer Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70131; and Ocean Medical Center, 4001 Ocean Drive, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL 33308 Gottlieb SF, Neubauer RA Multiple sclerosis: its etiology, pathogenesis, and therapeutics with emphasis on […]Continue reading »
By: William S. Maxfield, M.D. The use of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) for treatment of multiple sclerosis was advocated by Richard A. Neubauer, M.D., in the late 1970s. I became acquainted with Dr. Neubauer when searching for a solution for my father-in-law’s problem of loss of balance and deteriorating speech. After evaluation at four of the top neurological centers in […]Continue reading »