Month: November 2013

Veterans Have Seen This Before: Memories of Vietnam?

by Xavier Figueroa On September 21, 2013 USA Today published an article titled, “Hyperbaric chamber treatments did not help with mild TBI”. The article started with a picture of Michael Jackson in a hyperbaric chamber. I was unsure as to…

Passing Gas: A brief explanation of hyperbaric oxygen therapy

by Xavier Figueroa Let’s make one thing clear: Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is nothing like a rectal or prostate exam! Don’t get me wrong; having a finger or a tube shunted up your rear end is useful for detection and diagnosis…