January 24, 2016
Oxygen Instead of Medication
Daily there are 22 to 30 Veterans dying by suicide and many believe these are completely voluntary acts. Many say suicide is a cowardly act and I say these people do not know the facts behind these suicides.
Currently the protocol used by the VA for treating Post Traumatic Stress (PTS) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is the use of psychotropic drugs. Since a TBI is a physical injury of the brain, why would they use psychotropic drugs for the treatment of that injury? Treating a TBI with psychotropic drugs makes as much sense as treating a broken leg with the same drugs, both are physical injuries and neither is going to have positive results from the drugs. (more…)
January 18, 2016
This is a journal about my Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) dives to help heal my TBI.
Gordon Brown Founder/CEO of Team Veteran, LLC
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On September 21st, 2015, I started a series of 40 hyperbaric oxygen therapy dives.
Sept. 21: Today will be my 1st dive. I arrived at the Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy of Arizona, LLC facility around 0930, filled out some paperwork, had my blood pressure checked.
I entered the chamber and just before 10:00 AM there were three other patients in the chamber with me. I was fitted with a mask and similar to one a pilot would wear. A session in a hyperbaric oxygen therapy chamber is known as a “dive”, this comes from the extensive (more…)
September 26, 2015
An area veteran said he has his life back after he struggled with PTSD, thanks to a seldom used treatment that is common practice in other parts of the world.
He and a non-profit group are now working to make hyperbaric oxygen therapy more accessible for veterans in Arizona.
Gordon Brown & Team Veteran’s cause is creating sustainable funding to help Veterans have success in treatment, like Chris is experiencing, across the nation.
You may also follow Gordon’s HBOT treatment progress here.
March 17, 2015
Have you heard? The donation made through Team Veteran LLC by founder Gordon Brown has made its way to Louisiana!
USMC SSgt James Carey with his Carey Corps receiving a donation from Gordon Brown through Team Veteran LLC
Harch Institute, Team Veteran and others are working with James and his family to help James improve his life. Even after the first evaluation and treatment came exciting (more…)