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9/11 Tribute Honoring All Who Defended America

9/11 Tribute Honoring All Who Defended America

In this 9/11 tribute, Extivita honors all service members who have defended our country & highlights the unfortunate truth about veteran suicide. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy is breathing new life into injured veterans and saving lives. If you know someone suffering...

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Gaining Independence from Suicidal Ideation

Gaining Independence from Suicidal Ideation

Treat Brain Wounds with Hyperbaric Oxygenation and other Alternative Therapies "VA’s top clinical priority is preventing suicide among all Veterans — including those who do not, and may never, seek care within the VA health care system.”  Yet nowhere in their...

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Veteran says oxygen therapy is helping his PTSD

Veteran says oxygen therapy is helping his PTSD

RALEIGH, N.C. — Post-traumatic stress disorder and the lack of care for it are two issues plaguing the veteran population. Now, there’s an option: hyperbaric oxygen therapy. The option became available after the state legislature designated funding for this purpose....

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HBOT News Network Podcast: Elena Schertz & Extivita RTP

HBOT News Network Podcast: Elena Schertz & Extivita RTP

Elena Schertz, NP of Extivita-RTP in North Carolina, discusses how her clinic is actively healing the injured and sick with hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), including veterans, sports athletes and COVID long-haulers. She explains the proven benefits of HBOT – what it...

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Op-Ed: Honoring those who have sacrificed all

Op-Ed: Honoring those who have sacrificed all

by Representative Walker ThomasAs Memorial Day approaches, we take the time to acknowledge and remember the heroic men and women who have sacrificed everything to defend liberty and freedom on bloody battlefields across our world. Our commonwealth has an incredible...

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Using Pressure and Oxygen to Treat PTSD

Using Pressure and Oxygen to Treat PTSD

North Carolina is moving forward with a new way to help veterans who suffer from PTSD. N.C. formally recognized hyperbaric oxygen therapy as a viable treatment for PTSD in November with the passage of Senate Bill 442, which appropriated $150,000 from the state budget...

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