Today’s modern world needs modern solutions to many problems. Let it be a medical problem or a problem related to the daily routine, if not addressed instantly, it could become extremely disturbing and a serious life hazard. Technology is advancing day by day which has brought many great improvements in both information technology and medical. Oxygen is considered one of the precious elements present on Earth. Its deficiency in human beings could lead to serious consequences.
Who doesn’t love diving? Imagine yourself diving in a river and falling victim to decompression sickness due to scuba diving? Your body is deprived of the normal levels of oxygen and if not given help, you could die in no time. You need an instant supply of oxygen from a source so that your body gets all the essential oxygen it needs to get back to normal. A well-established treatment like hyperbaric oxygen therapy comes into handy here saves your life. In this treatment, you basically breathe in the purest oxygen in a pressurized room or tube. This treatment is especially famous in scuba divers.
Our body at times gets serious infections which won’t go away any sooner. Some wounds in our body won’t heal quickly. At times bubbles of air form in our blood vessels which could prove dangerous. All these conditions can be treated by hyperbaric oxygen therapy. In this therapy, the air pressure is multiplied by three as compared to the normal air pressure. Once these conditions are made available, your lungs have the potential to gather more oxygen than they possibly would under normal conditions. Breathing in pure oxygen in this way helps to heal up any potential wounds and getting rid of infections. In this way, your blood carries more oxygen, and this aids in forming even a better shield against bacteria. This also stimulates the release of growth factors and stem cells, thus promoting the healing process even faster.
Nowadays, portable hyperbaric oxygen chambers have made the lives of people much easier. Now you don’t have to go to a certain place to get the therapy. These chambers are totally portable and can be taken along anywhere. They have in them all you may require. Starting from safety specifications and easily adjustable time for therapy to a vast transparent viewing window, these portable chambers a must thing for all people who are fond of scrub diving or have any potential health issues which require immediate supplies of oxygen under emergency.
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy has also been known to improve the function of the brain, thus improving the memory and learning of a person. It reduces and slows down brain damage in Alzheimer’s Disease, the most common disease in elderly people especially. Autism is another medical condition that is treated by hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Many children have been known to have shown significant improvements after a few sessions of this therapy.