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What is "PRP" and How Does it Work – Will it Help Me?

One exciting approach to wound healing, variously described as “regenerative medicine” or “tissue engineering” has been the use of platelet rich plasma (PRP) either alone or in conjunction with stem cells. PRP got recent notoriety when it was mentioned that Hines Ward, the Pittsburgh Steeler’s star wide receiver had received this treatment for an injury… Read More »

Arthritis and the Role of Natural Products

Over three million Canadians suffer with the debilitating symptoms of arthritis – pain and inflammation. Arthritis encompasses over 100 forms of inflammatory disorders with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis the most common. Osteoarthritis is a degenerative condition caused by wear and tear of the connective tissue and cartilage that cushions the joint. It typically occurs later… Read More »

Stem Cell Therapy for Knees in 2019 Knee Surgery Alternative Repair Treat ACL MCL Meniscus Tears

Anthony from Australia talks about his recent stem cell therapy for his knee injury. Stem cells are an effective alternative to knee surgery and total knee replacement learn more here:https://stemcellthailand.org/therapies/knee-arthritis-injury-acl-mcl-pcl/ Every year about 37 million people across the world have to get surgery to repair tears in the meniscus of their knees. It’s an injury… Read More »

All You Need to Know About Arthritis & Rheumatism

Osteoarthritis, the most common chronic arthritis, accounts for half of all cases. Inflammation may occur, but OA is generally considered a non-inflammatory type of arthritis – referred to as degenerative joint disease or “wear-and-tear arthritis”. Osteoarthritis (OA) is most prevalent in the aged and is probably related to the normal aging process (although it is… Read More »