The self-blood treatment is an alternative treatment method for strengthening the immune system in allergies and chronic diseases.
When autologous blood is taken from treating patients to either untreated or treated to give again. This would allow the blood to exert a defensive stimulus that activates the immune system and will generally lead to an increase in the general condition. The blood can be swallowed in dilution. With an infection, it can be injected into a muscle or into a vein. The amount of the returned blood is irrelevant to the treatment.
Since the blood is no longer recognized as part of their own vascular system, is at the injection of autologous treatment for the body act as an attack and cause the immune system responds with increased defense. To this end, autologous blood therapy is often used only in people with weakened immune systems. As an application, the follow-up care is given to a cancer that was in the greatly reduced by the chemotherapy, the immune system. Overall, improve the general health and physical and mental performance. This is particularly so when the blood was processed by ozone prior to injection or light irradiation.
Chronic pain disorders
In chronic pain conditions, the self-blood treatment is used. Just Rheumatism is an autoimmune disease where the immune system has a fault and attack its own cells. The treatment with autologous blood should be regulated again this disorder.
Allergies are overreactions to other irritants. In this case, the self-blood treatment is used as a stimulant therapy, which triggers these stimuli and thus will have to intervene directly regulating.
Healing results, costs and risks
So far, the effects of autologous blood treatment can not be proven in studies. The method is not only very old, but is also referred to by critics as well as medieval. The statutory health insurance funds do not cover the cost of treatment, absence of evidence of therapeutic success. Patients should expect an average of 20 to 40 € per treatment. In addition, the self-blood treatment is often already fallen because of the risk of infection for lack of hygiene of the users in the criticism. Patients occasionally respond with intolerance reactions to their blood samples collected and treated up to the allergic shock.