PRP Therapy for Chronic Tendon Injuries
If a damaged or injured tendon fails to heal with rest and physical therapy, a doctor may recommend injecting platelet-rich plasma (PRP), also called autologous conditioned plasma (ACP). Many experts believe that the natural healing properties found in platelets and [...]
Considerations for Choosing a PRP Doctor
There is a tremendous amount of medical literature concerning the use of Platelet Rich Plasma Injections (PRP) for degenerative joint disease. This article will concentrate on issues facing patients in choosing a doctor who offers Platelet Rich Plasma.
Our colleague, Dr. Hauser, speaks about Prolotherapy for Knees
Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy for Arthritis
Platelet-rich plasma therapy, sometimes called PRP therapy or autologous conditioned plasma (ACP) therapy, attempts to take advantage of the blood's natural healing properties to repair damaged cartilage, tendons, ligaments, muscles, or even bone.
Green Tea & Joint Pain
A common thread is inflammation caused by obesity and body fat independent of weight bearing wear and tear. In other words, researchers are showing that it is not the weight load by itself causing joint pain, but inflammation being produced by our fat cells.
Answer: Even Vermont hasn’t been able to figure this out.
Many of the subjective symptoms of pain, stiffness, and crunching sensations in those with TMJ dysfunction are greatly reduced with Prolotherapy. This article was shared on Caring Medical's Facebook page.
Answer: Costs would increase. The single payer would try to limit spending with wage and price controls and possibly a global budget.