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Ozone Therapy

Ozone-therapyOzone therapy was first used for medical and hygienic sanitation for over thirty years in Germany. Perhaps its most important feature is that modulates the activity of the immune system and it is so efficient when dealing with a huge range of vascular diseases, degenerative and autoimmune diseases. It is very useful when there are chronic conditions.

Ozone is an allotropic form of oxygen found in nature, but that man can produce in different forms and for different uses. The first steps in the oxygen-ozone therapy were modern experimental therapies to treat serious vascular disease.

Today is, for example, back pain caused by a herniated lumbar disc or bad posture, tension or muscle disorders, but also can relieve sciatica, lumbago, neck pain, sore buttocks or legs and some very specific forms of neuropathy, among other ills.

Ozone is applied through subcutaneous injections or directly on the muscles affected areas, and after three or four minutes, the patient can return to normal daily activities, ie it is a non invacivo, ambulatory, no contraindication or side effects, so it can be applied to people of all ages, and even those who have been operated on the condition being treated. In the case of the spine, the patient undergoes some sessions that will be supplied to the ozone in the paraspinal muscles to directly irrigate the affected disks. Read the rest of this entry »