Jeremy Renner Spends Time in Hyperbaric Oxygen Chamber Twice a Day Following Snowplow Accident

Jeremy Renner is sharing the oxygen therapy he undergoes twice a day.

On Sunday, the 52-year-old actor posted a selfie on his Instagram Story whereas receiving hyperbaric oxygen remedy as he continues to recuperate from his Jan. 1 snowplow accident.

“Hyperbaric chamber, 2 ambiance stress, excessive oxygen, 2x every day,” the Hawkeye star wrote over the picture.

Hyperbaric oxygen chambers can be utilized to deal with a number of medical circumstances, together with crushing accidents like Renner’s.

Human physique tissue wants oxygen to operate, and the air individuals breathe is 21% oxygen. Hyperbaric oxygen chambers create an surroundings the place sufferers can breathe 100% oxygen, in keeping with the FDA. As soon as a affected person is within the chamber, the air stress within the unit is raised to a degree about 2 or 3 occasions larger than regular, which helps the lungs acquire extra oxygen. The oxygen goes by way of the bloodstream and primarily overflows into tissues, which may pace up the therapeutic course of.

Along with accidents, hyperbaric oxygen remedy can be utilized to deal with different medical circumstances like burns, extreme anemia, carbon monoxide poisoning, radiation accidents, traumatic mind accidents, and extra. It is usually generally used for treating scuba and deep-sea divers affected by the speedy stress change.

eremy Renner is seen at "Jimmy Kimmel Live" on April 10, 2023 in Los Angeles, California.
Jeremy Renner strolling with a cane.

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At the start of the yr, Renner suffered greater than 30 damaged bones and required a number of surgical procedures after he was run over by a 7-ton snowplow. He’s stored followers up to date on his ongoing restoration within the months following his hospitalization. 

Final month, the Avengers actor — who has used a cane publicly for the reason that accident — walked freely, with a little bit of assist from his pal and fellow actor Casey Affleck, whereas attending Kate Beckinsale’s birthday celebration.

Again in his first interview after the accident, the Oscar nominee advised ABC Information’ Diane Sawyer that he has “shift[ed] the narrative of being victimized or making a mistake or the rest.” Renner mentioned, “I refuse to be f—ing haunted by that reminiscence that method.”

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