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Hope in the chamber the OxyGeneration effect

Thu, May 26, 2022

Brian Lynch director of OxyGeneration, Merchants Road. Galway. 
Photo:- Mike  Shaughnessy

The man behind OxyGeneration is a tonic in himself. Brian Lynch abounds with energy and enthusiasm from the moment we met. The day job is as a skilled solicitor, but his obvious passion is OxyGeneration, with his mission being to tell the world just how beneficial this hyperbaric oxygen therapy treatment is for an increasing variety of conditions.

For those who are not familiar with HBOT, a quick guide — we have about 20 per cent of oxygen in our blood — but a session in a hyperbaric chamber like OxyGeneration has at Merchants Road can see this rise to a level of almost 100 per cent oxygen at an increased air pressure.

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) was a much vaunted treatment that gained prominence over a century ago. At first, it was used for decompression illness caused by the then new pursuit of deep sea diving (the bends) and later to enhance wound healing during wartime. But once antibiotics were introduced, hyperbaric oxygen therapy was pushed aside as a valued tool in the treatment of infectious diseases.


News

Proposal to reopen Derrybrien windfarm 'ridiculous'

Brian Lynch director of OxyGeneration, Merchants Road. Galway. 
Photo:- Mike  Shaughnessy

Moves to reopen the ESB windfarm at Derrybrien are a "complete nonsense". according the South Galway Flood Relief Committee. ...


What's on in Galway

GALWAY AFRICA DAY 2022 - EXPERIENCE THE MAGIC OF CULTURE.

On Saturday 28th May 2022, 2-6 pm at Salt Hill Park, Galway’s African Community invites all of Galway to join them in a celebration of culture as part of the national Africa Day Celebrations. ...


Sport

United defeated in top of the table clash

Galway United manager John Caulfield.

Galway United 0 Cork City 1
This was a disapponting evening for Galway United as Cork City moved to the top of the SSE Airtricity League first division. ...


Lifestyle

Steamer’s Quay

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Business

Go Green with help from Local Enterprise Office Galway

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The objective of the Green for Micro programme - a new initiative from the Local Enterprise Offices - is to help prepare small businesses for the low carbon, more resource efficient economy of the future. This is a FREE programme, available to ...


Jobs

Five reasons to invest in a franchise in 2022

The franchise industry hasn’t just survived the pandemic, but in many cases thrived. So, for people disillusioned with work, whether it be down to redundancy, the threat of redundancy, a lifestyle change, or the feeling of wanting more, ...


Property

O’Donnellan & Joyce brings a stunning cottage to the market

Arrabrook Cottage, Woodpark, Annaghdown.

Arrabrook Cottage, Woodpark, Annaghdown, is a wonderful and unique residence presented in incredible turnkey condition. The current owners have spared no expense in creating a wonderful home by merging and extending the original cottage with a two ...


Motors

How are electric vehicles doing in the Irish market?

Recent entrants such as the stunning Kia EV6, the Irish and European Car of the Year, have raised the popularity and switch to EVs.

Vehicle History and data expert Cartell.ie has announced the results of an analysis on Electric Vehicle sales in the Irish market in the year to date. ...

 

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