By increasing oxygen do you increase RBC count or just WBC?
http://www.hypoxico.com/client.htm Depending on the cost and http://www.oxyhealth.com/solace-210.html depending on the cost.
Just spoke to another doctor about this today. This is what he said about both.
"Yes, many athletes are now using the hyperbaric chambers for Recovery purposes as well as the hypobaric chamber.
- The HYPERBARIC chamber is not used for increasing RBC, the chamber increases White Blood Cells [also very important].
- It is the HYPOBARIC chamber that increases RBC. Just as important.
Should I get both macines or just the hypo. The hyper baric increases WBC and looks like the hypo increases RBC. Also I read the hyper will help with healing of my injury with my rotator cuff.
Getting both I decided
I do work in a Doctors office so I do get paid fairly well endless people go with generics but other than that yea. Have you seen some of my threads. I have spent money to see if something works. Heck I just bought progenex at 250 bucks or something to see if it works.
I cant imagine being in a machine that deprives me of oxygen. That does NOT sound like fun.
Hey DJ, Its really none of my business, but If ya got that kind of $$ laying around, why are you thinking of messing with CJC instead of just getting HGH? (at least I think it was you that was thinking about getting CJC... disregard if I'm wrong)
Connivence I like the fact that you only need to do it once a week. Personal preference Plus the less things I an have in my room the better. My room mate situation is funkey as you can see my old posts about it.
It's not like more oxygen is always better. The levels in the air right now are about what we need (obviously ). You have to also keep in mind that the human body needs oxygen and carbon dioxide in certain balances to maintain the correct blood pH. Too much of either is a bad thing. I'm sure there are studies going on showing certain results concerning altered levels of both and their effect on athletic performance (for good or bad), but I think it would be for the sake of shooting the **** about and nothing more, in my opinion.
io-nz.com/questions/how Josh watch the clip and see a example of why more RBC is good for us. Its like going from a 4 lane high way to a 6 lane high way with the altitude chamber. Than with hyperbaric chamber its like adding the very fast cars to run on the 6 lane high way vs a 4 way high way. A lot more efficient. Not sure if my analogy is clear but they both work synergistically together.
Too many RBC's and you run into problems. I forget what the condition is called, but basically your blood is too thick. BP gets high, etc. and can lead to stroke and heart attack.
Lot of the guys in UFC are doing it.
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any way to naturally increase RBC count??
If you get the hypobaric chamber can I come over and play?
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Complete reps of exercises on held breathes.
I like doing hypoxic swimming drills.
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