Now here's an odd case where hyperbaric oxygen therapy appears highly promising but stubbornly impractical. There's little question HBOT may provide quick relief from severe headache pain, or even stop a migraine in its tracks. The problem is getting into a chamber fast enough to get ahead of the attack. Still, for patients who experience warning signs hours beforehand, hyperbaric oxygen might offer a reasonable and nonpharmaceutical alternative.
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