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Connecting Musculoskeletal Pain and PRP Therapy

Musculoskeletal pain originates in specific regions of your body. These include the bones, tendons, cartilage, ligaments, and muscles. There are several approaches used to treat these problems. One promising approach is Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP). Using PRP to Treat Musculoskeletal Conditions PRP treatment can be used for a number of musculoskeletal conditions pertaining to the knees, shoulders, legs, elbows and wrists. Acute Muscle Injuries  Amongst the most common athletic injuries are acute muscle strains. In fact, according to a survey, 16% of international athletic injuries were due to muscle [...]

January 16th, 2019|0 Comments

Using Platelet Rich Plasma Injections for Treating Knee Osteoarthritis

Although arthritis typically affects older people, symptoms of osteoarthritis, which is an affliction that can affect many joints of the body, most notably  the knees, have been found in people as young as 30.  Osteoarthritis causes stiffness, swelling, and pain in affected joints. While there is no way of completely curing the condition, there are a number of methods that may be employed to reduce the symptoms, including PRP therapy. How PRP Therapy Is Used For Treating Osteoarthritis The procedure is centred on obtaining a blood sample from [...]

November 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

3 Facts You Didn’t Know About Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy

Platelet Rich Plasma therapy, or PRP, has emerged as one of the more innovative forms of treatment for musculoskeletal problems and is especially useful for reducing inflammation and promoting soft tissue healing. While the procedure has been in used by doctors for quite a few years now, there still appears to be some scepticism regarding it. Here are a few facts about PRP procedures you probably did not know about. It Is Very Effective Studies have found that Platelet Rich Plasma therapy is very effective in reducing pain [...]

October 31st, 2018|0 Comments

5 Illnesses Stem Cells Could Make A Thing of the Past

Regenerative medicine has been making rounds for the past few decades, and it’s here to stay! With continuous development in medical knowledge and technology, stem cell treatment might just be the solution for these conditions, curing them once and for all! Parkinson's Disease While the underlying cause of Parkinson's disease is not known, scientists are already using stem cells in treatment methods. Stem cells are used to grow nerve cells which produce dopamine and which patients lack. Treating Parkinson’s disease might be possible by replacing the deficient nerve [...]

October 30th, 2018|0 Comments

The 3 Types of Regenerative Injections and What They Can Do For You

Stem cell therapy has been around for a while, but do you know the techniques used? This blog will cover 3 types of regenerative injections used for an autologous (your own cells)procedure. Bone Marrow Derived Autologous Concentrate (BMAC) Bone marrow has long been used as a source of human stem cells. Human bone marrow has a natural supply of multipotent stem cells, which can be harvested for tissue repair and regrowth. The mononuclear cells of the bone marrow are separated and centrifuged to be injected into the individual again [...]

October 26th, 2018|0 Comments