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Monthly Archives: March 2015

Alpha Lipoic Acid for Diabetic Neuropathy of the Feet

Alpha Lipoic Acid for Diabetic Neuropathy of the Feet

Diabetic neuropathy can make you extremely sensitive to touch, and commonly causes a tingling or burning sensation. Studies show that oxidative stress, which is an imbalance of free radicals and your body’s ability to detoxify itself, is linked to diabetic neuropathy. Luckily, antioxidants like alpha lipoic acid can prevent or even reverse the progression of […]

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Hyperbaric Oxygen to Treat Frostbite

Hyperbaric Oxygen to Treat Frostbite

Frostbite can cause irreversible damage because it limits adequate oxygen from getting down to your extremities. Without oxygen and blood flow, nothing can heal, which is why one option for treating frostbite is hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy fills your therapy chamber with 100% compressed oxygen. By saturating your blood vessels with oxygen, frostbite […]

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