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How Stem Cells Can Grow a Human Heart

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Stem Cells Help Patients Who Suffer From Many Different Conditions Heart disease is a leading cause of death worldwide. With nearly 30 million Americans diagnosed with heart disease, it is no wonder we are looking for treatment options. Unfortunately, many types of therapies available today do not address the root of the problem. Additionally, organ transplants are extremely rare, with …

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Stem Cells & Disease – What Conditions Can Be Treated or Cured?

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Stem Cell Therapy is Changing the World of Regenerative Medicine The more we learn about the power of stem cells, the more excited we get. Recently, we have seen numerous important breakthroughs in stem cell research, allowing us to treat individuals suffering from a wide range of diseases and conditions. Stem cells have become a game-changer in the medical industry, …

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What is Ketamine? Everything You Need to Know

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Ketamine has Many Benefits Outside of Its Negative Connotations Ketamine is a manufactured drug that was first introduced to the market in the early 1960s for anesthesia purposes. Although many people are familiar with it as a “club drug,” it has been proven in recent years as one of the best options for treating chronic pain and depression. On March …

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Bone Marrow Stem Cells

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New Stem Cells are Created in the Bone Marrow It is not uncommon to hear the terms “bone marrow” and “stem cells” used interchangeably, as bone marrow is the main source of one specific type of stem cells – hematopoietic. However, there is a difference between the two, namely in the transplant process. Today we are going to look at …

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Amniotic Fluid Injections

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Amniotic Fluid Injections are Advancing Regenerative Therapy Chronic pain is something that many Americans live with on a daily basis. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that nearly a quarter of adults in the United States live with chronic pain, nearly 10 percent of which have “high-impact” symptoms. With these numbers in mind, it is …

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What Are Exosomes and Are They Better Than Stem Cells?

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The Use of Exosomes are Helping Improve Regenerative Medicine Exosomes have been getting a lot of attention lately and for good reason. Viewed by many as the “next frontier of cell therapy,” exosomes play an instrumental role in how the cells in our body communicate and rejuvenate. Often lumped into the same group as stem cells, they are small bubbles …

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Everything You Need to Know About Platelet-Rich Therapy

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PRP is a Regenerative Therapy that Lets the Body Heal Itself Platelet-rich therapy (PRP) is a minimally-invasive, non-operative solution for a wide range of conditions and injuries. Individuals who have suffered a sports injury or who are living with chronic pain may find success with PRP as it aims to promote healing and restore damaged areas in the body. One …

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Common Causes of Hip Pain and Remedies for Relief

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The hip joint is the largest ball-and-socket joint in the human body The hip joint is one of the largest and most important in the human body. It is a stabilizer that undergoes a great deal of wear and tear over time. It can be easy to take this incredible joint for granted, that is until you experience hip pain …

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How Trigger Point Injections Can Help with Pain

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Trigger point injections are safe and effective Trigger point injections are a common treatment that is used to eliminate muscle pain associated with acute trauma or chronic injury. This treatment is most effective when used to relieve muscle pain in the arms, legs, low back, and neck. Although it can be beneficial in treating many different types of muscle pain, …

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What are Steroid Injections and How Can They help with Pain?

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Steroid injections are beneficial for several different reasons Corticosteroids (steroids) are often used to regulate pain by reducing inflammation in the body. These synthetic drugs mimic cortisol, the natural hormone produced by the adrenal glands (located above the kidneys). It is important to understand that corticosteroid injections are not the same thing as anabolic steroids used by bodybuilders and athletes …