Cryotherapy FAQ
Whole body cryotherapy is a growing trend at spas and wellness centers, thanks in part to its popularity among athletes and celebrities. But it can be risky, and experts question how well it works. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - August 13, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cryotherapy Injury: What Happened To Antonio Brown's Feet
In his first season with the Oakland Raiders, the wide receiver seems to have suffered a cold injury. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - August 8, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Contributor Source Type: news

Florence and CryoTherapeutics secure funding, NHS Wales signs new deal with Microsoft, and more news briefs
Also: Belgian startup epihunter adds new functionality to app; Inhealthcare reveals three-year deal with NHS trust; mySugr receives award in Lausanne. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - June 28, 2019 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Whole-Body Cryotherapy a Hot New Treatment for Depression? Whole-Body Cryotherapy a Hot New Treatment for Depression?
The idea of eventually offering cryotherapy as an adjunct to standard depression treatment has been proposed by investigators after finding the procedure improves mood and depressive symptoms.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - April 11, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Cold air therapy clinic to open in East Sacramento
Temperatures sink as low as minus 166 degrees Fahrenheit within the full-immersion cryotherapy tank. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - February 12, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

Fitness Recovery Tech: What Is Cryotherapy, What Are The Benefits, And How Does It Work?
I gave cryotherapy a try to see if the latest innovation in fitness recovery actually works (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 29, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Lee Bell, Contributor Source Type: news

What Complications Can Gastrostomy Tubes Have?
Discussion Gastrostomy tubes (GT or GTubes) have been used to support patients for about a century. They are placed between the abdominal skin and the stomach either percutaneously or surgically. The tubes can be a standard long tube with either a bumper or inflatable balloon internally and externally they have a retention piece to hold the GT in place. A button or low profile tube are similar but extend just beyond the skin. Reasons for GT placement include: Nutritional support Hydration maintenance Medication management Aspiration avoidance Gastric stasis decompression Obstruction bypass Quality of life improvement for...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - January 21, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Cryotherapy malfunction results in burn, blisters
(Reuters Health) - Whole-body cryotherapy - a trendy procedure that exposes the naked body to subzero temperatures - isn't backed by evidence and can be risky, doctors say. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

What Causes Post-Inflammatory Hypopigmentation?
Discussion Hypopigmentation can be worrisome for many families because of cosmesis and the worry that “something is wrong.” The normal natural changes in skin-tone over the year due to different light exposure and wide variations within individuals is not something that many people are aware of. Post-inflammatory hypopigmentation is a common cause of hypopigmentation. Vitiligo is the most common cause of depigmentation. Vitiligo is an acquired, depigmenting disorder with typical lesions appearing as milky white macules with distinct margins that are not scaly. Hair (including eyebrows and eyelashes) can be dep...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - November 12, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Cryotherapy May Curb Taxane-Induced Dermatologic Side Effects Cryotherapy May Curb Taxane-Induced Dermatologic Side Effects
Cooling the scalp may help prevent taxane-induced alopecia, whereas frozen gloves and socks may prevent nail and cutaneous side effects of the drugs, researchers say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Frostbite After Cryotherapy?
Discussion Veruccae plantaris or plantar warts are caused by Human Papillomavirus which causes benign epidermal tumors that often have a cauliflower pattern on the foot that may be elevated or flush with the surrounding skin. Lesions may resemble calluses but the normal footprint pattern is disrupted. The lesions often have pinpoint hemorrhages that appear as black dots. In an immunocompetent individual, the lesions usually have spontaneous resolution within 2 years but the infection may spread to create additional lesions. The lesions may also cause pain or discomfort because of their size or location. There are numerous...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - October 29, 2018 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Cryotherapy chain plans midtown, Elk Grove, Folsom locations (PHOTOS)
US Cryotherapy plans three new locations for its subzero-temperature treatments in the Sacramento area. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 22, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

Cryotherapy chain plans midtown, Elk Grove, Folsom locations (PHOTOS)
US Cryotherapy plans three new locations for its subzero-temperature treatments in the Sacramento area. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 22, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Felicia Alvarez Source Type: news

CSA Medical ices $23m funding round
CSA Medical said yesterday that it put a $23 million debt-and-equity round on ice for the cryospray technology it’s developing. Boston-based CSA said Horizon Technology Finance led the round with a $15 million loan facility; existing shareholders ponied up $8 million in equity financing, the company said. The round’s first tranche included a $6 million loan from Horizon and another $5 million in equity financing from backers including SV Health Investors, Ascension Ventures and Intersouth Partners, CSA said. Proceeds are earmarked for expanding the commercial footprint into gastrointestinal indications for i...
Source: Mass Device - October 9, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Featured Funding Roundup Wall Street Beat CSA Medical Inc. Source Type: news

CSA Medical Secures $23 Million to Advance its Cryospray(TM) Therapies for Esophageal Disease and COPD
Financing to Support Expansion of CSA's truFreeze® Spray Cryotherapy Business for Esophageal Disease and Launch of the Reo Radial Catheter in 2019 for Barrett's Esophagus Also Supports CE Mark and Pivotal Clinical Study Launch for RejuvenAir® Sp... Devices, Venture Capital CSA Medical, Cryospray, RejuvenAir, Esophageal Disease, COPD (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - October 8, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news