The information below is about the use of hyperbaric oxygen (HBOT) treatments related to traumatic brain injury and post traumatic stress injuries.

Brain Scarring after Blast Exposure posted 6/17/18
Blast Explosive

Neurometabolic Cascade of Concussion posted 6/17/19
HHS Concussion

HBOT Research and Science posted 6/17/19
HBOT Research

Resource Guide for TBI & PTSD by Doehrman Buba, Attorneys

HBOT Study from the Medical Gas Research – very effective 10/17/17
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Dawn of a New Day – HBOT Works
Dawn of a New Day Dr George Wolf

How to get to the VA to provide HBOT treatment as of 2 Aug 2017
How to get the VA to provide HBOT as of 2 August 2017

Presentation Showing HBOT Works
c5.weaver.lindell-1 Presentation on study saying HBOT works

HBOT Sham Discussions and Challenges
SHAM Discussion and Challenges

14 Reasons HBOT should be used immediately
14 Reasons HBOT should be used immediately to treat TBI_PTSD

Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons Volume 22 Number 2 Summer 2017.  Traumatic Brain Injury Can Be Healed, according to the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons.  Tucson, Ariz. Contrary to decades of medical teaching that the brain and nervous system, once injured, cannot heal, the nervous system has significant capacity for repair and regeneration, write Timothy Marshall, Ph.D., and Carol Henricks, M.D., in the summer issue of the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons.  About 2 million Americans suffer a traumatic brain injury (TBI) every year, as from concussion. Thousands of veterans have disabling damage due to blast exposure from improvised explosive devices (IEDs). Medications currently used to treat consequences such as depression, sleep disturbance, and cognitive problems may help some symptoms, but they do not promote healing or inhibit cell death or neurodegeneration, the authors note. A new treatment model called biochemical restoration is emerging. Minerals that are especially important in reducing neuro-inflammation and promoting repair are lithium, magnesium, and zinc. Authors review some of the biochemical mechanisms in which these minerals are involved, such as regulating the function of more than 100 proteins.            Neurological repair, even in long-standing injury, is also stimulated by hyperbaric oxygenation therapy (HBOT), that is, breathing oxygen in a chamber under pressure, usually about 1.5 times atmospheric pressure. Authors explain that HBOT stimulates production of neurotrophic growth factors and the proliferation and mobilization of neural stem cells. It also modifies the expression of many genes and inhibits programmed cell death.  Authors conclude that “while there is currently no standard-of-care therapy that has been recognized to treat brain injury, which is too often considered hopeless, this could change with biochemical restoration therapy and hyperbaric oxygenation therapy (HBOT).” Much further research is needed to establish the most effective regimens.  View Marshall Henricks Neuroregeneration for more information.

The Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons is published by the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS), a national organization representing physicians in all specialties since 1943.

Article on May 25th, 2017 about the USMC. Oklahoma, Indiana and Texas using HBOT for TBI
USMC and States Pemitting Use of HBOT

HBOT Research and Science JAN 2017

HBOT Research & ScienceAnyone interested in Traumatic Brain Injury and Post Traumatic Stress injuries should read this investigative story on the Veterans Administration attempt to cover-up the scandal. This is an outstanding article… CLICK HERE

Indiana Veteran Recovery Study
BCBS Heath of America – Concussions
HBOT YouTube Videos
Greatest challenge in PTSD recovery is completing therapy
Hyperbaric Oxygen Consortium Calls On Government Brain Researchers to Open Research Protocols and Offers Help to Ensure Warriors With TBI/PTSD Get Help with Brain Wounds
14 Reasons HBOT should be in use to treat and help heal TBI/PTSD/PCS/Concussion

Key facts RAND Military Caregivers Study
How Battlefield Blasts Injure the Brain May Be Solved TBI Testing update by VA
Confusing TBI guidelines
An Epidemic of Suicides 2016
Key facts RAND Military Caregivers Study
4 The Obvious Question JUN 2016
5 Facts MAY 2016
6 Wolf USAF Reappraisal Study #1 Aug 2015
Amen Separating TBI_PTSD_PLosOne_2015 using SPECT
ESPN Namath Out of Thin Air
Four veterans from one unit have killed themselves
Functional Neuroimaging Distinguishes PTSD from TBI in Focused and Large Community Datasets
George Wolf 2015
Hyperbaric oxygen can induce neuroplasticity and improve cognitive functions of patients suffering from anoxic brain damage
Hyperbaric Oxygen may induce angiogenesis in patiets suffering from prolonged post concusive syndrom due to traumatic brain injury
ISHDM 2015 program updated 20-9-15
Letter to VA regarding HBOT
Military playing catch-up on PTSD
New survey finds significant number of veterans with PTSD and TBI
Study finds more child abuse in homes of returning vets
Tests and treatments for brain injury and PTSD to be focus of new nonprofit