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    Default Hyperbaric chamber

    Had my first 30 min session in one of these yesterday. Anyone else ever been in one?


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    I'm doing this for overall health, however, I am getting older and hopefully this will slow down aging neurons.

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    I have never been in one, but did send a lot of scuba dive victims to chambers over the years,
    but those are normally a different kind of chamber.

    That kind of chamber is a two seater so an attendant goes in with the dive victim.
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    Quote Originally Posted by SassyLady View Post
    Had my first 30 min session in one of these yesterday. Anyone else ever been in one?


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    Why yes I have, but not quite for the same reasons.

    I was a volunteer firefighter while on active duty, went into a structure fire that flashed over and my breathing gear was affected. When I got out the Chief sent me to the hospital where I was put in one of those boxes for treatment.
    Every day I beat my previous record of consecutive days I've stayed alive.




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    Quote Originally Posted by Bilgerat View Post
    Why yes I have, but not quite for the same reasons.

    I was a volunteer firefighter while on active duty, went into a structure fire that flashed over and my breathing gear was affected. When I got out the Chief sent me to the hospital where I was put in one of those boxes for treatment.
    How long was your treatment? More than one session? Did you feel any different after?
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    Quote Originally Posted by SassyLady View Post
    How long was your treatment? More than one session? Did you feel any different after?

    Stayed in the darn thing for an hour, had my blood gases checked the next day & medical said you're good to go!
    Every day I beat my previous record of consecutive days I've stayed alive.




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    I’m waaaay too claustrophobic to do this...
    After the game, the king and the pawn go into the same box - Author unknown

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    Quote Originally Posted by Abbey View Post
    I’m waaaay too claustrophobic to do this...
    Enginerooms, and respirators will take that right out of ya
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    Default I was in a bigger one....back in 1983.

    I was a crewmember of the USS RECOVERY ARS-43. We had divers onboard, and the navy had a BIG Hyperberic Chamber they used after dives. They invited me inside...but not under pressure. Their stay time was up to 6 hours, depending on the depth of the water, and how long they were down.

    Those guys, including our Skipper, the XO, and Ops officer were all Divers. As a RADIOMAN...I learned really quickly...Water, and electricity are not compatible if you know what's good for ya!!!

    USS RECOVERY was a Salvage ship. Little over 200 ft long, and it rode like a CORK when we crossed the Atlantic, and into the Med on deployment.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Abbey View Post
    I’m waaaay too claustrophobic to do this...
    I hated being stuck in a tube-type MRI. I could not even move!
    I have lost my mind. If found, please give it a snack and return it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elessar View Post
    I hated being stuck in a tube-type MRI. I could not even move!
    I have to be sedated to do an MRI. One time I took a double dose and was literally bouncing off the walls on my way to the test.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Elessar View Post
    I hated being stuck in a tube-type MRI. I could not even move!
    Quote Originally Posted by Abbey View Post
    I have to be sedated to do an MRI. One time I took a double dose and was literally bouncing off the walls on my way to the test.

    Wow, to me it's a great nap
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bilgerat View Post
    Wow, to me it's a great nap
    If they give you earphones and a music stream to back off the rat-a-tat-tat of the system!
    I have lost my mind. If found, please give it a snack and return it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elessar View Post
    If they give you earphones and a music stream to back off the rat-a-tat-tat of the system!
    Again, enginerooms (lol)
    Every day I beat my previous record of consecutive days I've stayed alive.




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