Read about five women – aged 23 – 65 who have one big thing in common — an immune system that went haywire by COVID-19. Each are helping doctors understand that the same treatment might not work for everyone, but treatments do exist that offer relief from long-COVID.
Unfortunately there are still an extremely large number of people who have debilitating systems as a result of having the coronavirus, these people are categorized as COVID Long-Haulers. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy remains at the top of the list of ways to help COVID long haulers heal.
Similar questions surround a therapy for brain fog and exhaustion developed at the Sagol Center for Hyperbaric Medicine and Research in Israel. There, long-Covid patients undergo daily 90-minute sessions in a hyperbaric oxygen chamber. Shai Efrati, a professor of neuroscience at Tel Aviv University who led a two-month study of 73 long-Covid patients, says the therapy promotes the growth of mitochondria, the power source of cells, leading to improved energy metabolism and function.
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