3 Orthopedic Applications For Stem Cell Therapy
3 October 2019
Stem cell therapy is an emerging treatment that has the potential for use in repairing different areas of the body. One approach is using stem cells in orthopedic applications to prevent or delay the need for joint replacements and to address current symptoms, such as pain and inflammation.
Inflammatory arthritis is a unique issue because the damage to joints and surrounding soft tissues is caused by the immune system, instead of mechanical wear or acute injury.
Corrections For Common Psoriatic Arthritis Myths
4 August 2019
There are many people that will develop arthritis over the course of their lives. When this occurs, it can have major impacts on their quality of life, and being misinformed can lead to patients being unable to mitigate the impact their arthritis has on their quality of life.
Myth: Age Is The Only Factor In Determining Whether Someone Develops Arthritis
While age can be one of the leading factors in determining whether a person is likely to develop arthritis, it is possible for younger individuals to also develop this condition.
Menopause Making Weight Loss Difficult? 4 Steps To Help You Tip The Scales In Your Favor
6 May 2019
If you've entered into menopause, and you've noticed that your hourglass figure has turned into an apple, don't be discouraged. Studies show that most women gain weight during menopause. In fact, aboutthree-quarters of the women over 60 years of age are overweight. Unfortunately, weight loss becomes very difficult during menopause. That's because hormones and the metabolism change drastically once a women enters menopause. Luckily, there are some steps you can take that will help you kick start your weight loss, even during menopause.
Undergoing Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy
6 May 2019
There are many medical treatments that patients may need to undergo to recover and heal from their conditions and injuries. Platelet rich plasma therapy is a relatively new way of helping patients to recover, but it is a procedure that is still fairly misunderstood.
How Is The Platelet Rich Plasma Administered?
Patients often have concerns about the method that the platelet rich plasma will be administered. Typically, this is done through a small injection.