Community Health, Complimentary Therapy, Headache, Healthcare, Hyperbaric Medicine, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Migraine

Migraine and HBOT

Photo by Wherbson Rodrigues on Pexels.com With the world turned upside down, and much confusion about, it’s been a while since we published something new. Early on in the pandemic we dedicated a considerable amount of time to research into Covid19 and the benefit and effect HBOT may provide as a defence against it, as… Continue reading Migraine and HBOT

Community Health, Complimentary Therapy, Coronavirus, Cumbria, Hyperbaric Medicine, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Hypoxia, NHS Commissioning, oxygen, Physics, Virology

Pulmonary Gas Exchange / Gaseous Interchange

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay  The lungs, as we know, are organs essentially not unlike large sacks filled with lots of smaller sacks. They facilitate the ingress of life giving oxygen to our biological systems. Each lobe of the lungs contains increasingly smaller chambers and pathways, the smallest being the alveoli. The lungs are central to the… Continue reading Pulmonary Gas Exchange / Gaseous Interchange

Community Health, Complimentary Therapy, Coronavirus, Healthcare, Hyperbaric Medicine, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Virology

Oxygen as an Anti-Bacterial & Anti-Viral Agent

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay  Added Comment Since Original Publication 18-03-20 Added Comment Following Original Publication. Further to the short overview previously shared on social network platforms from Johns Hopkins Medicine, here follows an excerpt from the overview which is available for download here. Todays topic addresses viral and bacterial infections and explains how HBOT can boost… Continue reading Oxygen as an Anti-Bacterial & Anti-Viral Agent

Community Health, Complimentary Therapy, Healthcare, Hyperbaric Medicine, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Side Effects and Contraindications

Image by Alexas_Fotos from Pixabay  So we've been a little quiet lately on the writing front. This is due to an upcoming move. After 10 years in one place, it's time for a change. Accordingly, rather than writing broken biscuits from a distracted mind, I left it out for a bit. Today however, I found this one I… Continue reading Side Effects and Contraindications

Atmospheric Science, Complimentary Therapy, Gas Laws, Gas Science, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Physics, Science

Physics, John Dalton and The Cumbrian Connection

Cumberland born, world renowned physicist John Dalton also known for his work in gas physics Having now come to almost the end of the seasonal commitments in the community, it seemed time to pop up with a final post or two before we shut down for the holiday season. While we continue to fundraise, or… Continue reading Physics, John Dalton and The Cumbrian Connection

Cancer Therapy, Complimentary Therapy, Cumbria, Diabetes, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Keto, Ketogenic Diet

Ketogenic Diet and HBOT – A Synergistic Effect

As we get into the final push for the community pantomime and Christmas preparations to close out the year, (and thanks to Border ITV for the coverage by the way and highlighting the community work we all do at the the theatre), short snippets are becoming the December favourite to pass on quick short and… Continue reading Ketogenic Diet and HBOT – A Synergistic Effect

Campaign, Community Health, Complimentary Therapy, Cumbria, Fundraising, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

The Who Behind The What -Website Information Update

Me in Durban Early In 2009 It recently occured to me that at the end of the day, when all else is set aside, its me that is directly asking the you, the community, to get behind a fairly big project with fairly big financial requirements for fairly big results and benefit. Potentially one you've… Continue reading The Who Behind The What -Website Information Update

Community Health, Complimentary Therapy, Diabetes, Healthcare, Hyperbaric Oxygen Technology, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Medical Science, NHS, NHS Commissioning, Problematic Wounds, Science, Uncategorized, Wound Healing

Type 2 Diabetes, What It Costs The NHS and How HBOT Can Help – Drawing a Line Under Diabetes.

Image by Tumisu from Pixabay  Although we have been a little quiet lately as we get more involved in seasonal preparations in the community, we are still keeping an ear to the ground for articles of interest. One such article from the Daily Mail came across our desktops this morning which is of great interest and also a… Continue reading Type 2 Diabetes, What It Costs The NHS and How HBOT Can Help – Drawing a Line Under Diabetes.

Community Health, Complimentary Therapy, Diabetes, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, Hypoxia, Medical Science, NHS, Problematic Wounds, Wound Healing

Hypoxia Inducible Factor 1 & Wound healing in Diabetics

Photo by PhotoMIX Ltd. on Pexels.com It seems and age since we shared anything not related to the unfortunate Charity Commission news and the seemingly odd choice of the health authorities to ignore outright the scientific community. As they say though, onward and upward. Accordingly, albeit a short snippet, today's discussion revisits wound healing briefly,… Continue reading Hypoxia Inducible Factor 1 & Wound healing in Diabetics

Charity Commission, Community Health, Complimentary Therapy, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, NHS, Politics

The Charity Commission, The NHS, The Department of Health and The Way Forward

Following last week's social media post announcement of the refusal by the Charity Commission to register The Cumbria Hyperbaric and Complementary Therapy Trust as a charitable incorporated organisation (CIO), we release the following statement and comments regarding what we think of this decision and what we plan to do next: The long and short of… Continue reading The Charity Commission, The NHS, The Department of Health and The Way Forward