AFS Supports Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Charity
30th November 2015
AFS Ltd are proudly supporting local hyperbaric oxygen therapy charity, ‘A Breath for Life’.
The Morecombe based support centre helps children with a wide range of conditions, including cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, cancer, autism and traumatic brain injuries.
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), involves breathing pure oxygen at higher atmospheric pressures. This increased uptake of oxygen into the bodies fluids, stimulates and restores function to damaged cells and organs.
Founded in 1996, ‘A Breath for Life’ and is charity dedicated to providing affordable hyperbaric oxygen treatment for all. Offering information and access to a hyperbaric chamber which is designed specifically to treat chronic health conditions which have been unrelieved by conventional medical interventions.
AFS Ltd are supporting the charity by providing supplies of filters, which are used during the treatment cycle.
Commenting on the support, Jane Dean – A Breath for Life’s Honorary Chairperson said:
“The support that Andy Ryan and his company are giving us is unprecedented in my experience with suppliers, for which we are most appreciative.”
AFS Managing Director Andy Ryan added:
“The support A Breath For Life provide poorly children with is fantastic. We’re all very proud to be supporting such a great cause.”