Noninvasive Options for Treating Sports Injuries

It is not just pro-athletes who sustain sports injuries. Amateur athletes and weekend warriors alike can pull muscles, strain tendons and ligaments, and so on. The good news is that there are a range of noninvasive options for treating these injuries. Unless an injury is considered major, treatments are fairly easy and normally lead to… Continue reading Noninvasive Options for Treating Sports Injuries

Is FDA Warning a Precursor to More Stem Cell Regulation?

Two stem cell clinics, one in California and the other in Florida, were on the receiving end of action taken by the FDA this past summer. In addressing the action, FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb promised further action against clinics offering experimental stem cell treatments that go above and beyond the “same basic function” standard the… Continue reading Is FDA Warning a Precursor to More Stem Cell Regulation?

5 Ways Chronic Pain Negatively Affects Life

Doctors that sign up for PRP and stem cell therapy training at the Advanced Regenerative Medicine Institute, do so for several different reasons. Among them is a desire to offer patients suffering from chronic pain some sort of relief beyond long-term pain medication. Chronic pain is a serious condition that affects millions of people. It… Continue reading 5 Ways Chronic Pain Negatively Affects Life

Psychosocial Problems Another Downside of Knee Replacement

A study of patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty, known in layman’s terms as total knee replacement, has revealed that patients often develop psychosocial problems that lead to never fully recovering. Among those problems are depression, anxiety, persistent pain, and sleeping disturbances. Findings from the study are very important given the increasing number of seniors undergoing… Continue reading Psychosocial Problems Another Downside of Knee Replacement

Therapeutic Power of Vitamins

When administered in high doses, vitamins can be used to treat various diseases, including many diseases that conventional medicine fails to cure such as the case of schizophrenia or arthritis. In the 50s began the first research showing the therapeutic effects of vitamins. In 1955, the Canadian doctor Abram Hoffer published a study showing that… Continue reading Therapeutic Power of Vitamins

Properties and Food Sources of Vitamin E

Vitamin E has its main function of being an antioxidant which removes free radicals, the molecules containing a free electron and are able to damage the cells and genetic material, contributing to the production of various diseases such as atherosclerosis and cancer among other chronic diseases. Additionally, this vitamin is involved in immune system’s functioning,… Continue reading Properties and Food Sources of Vitamin E

How to Slow Down Aging & Stay Young Longer?

Now that scientists have explored clear causes why aging occurs, they are beginning to discover what can be done to age more slowly and stay younger for longer. Let’s see the main causes of aging first. Shortening of Telomeres At the ends of the chromosomes in our cells, there are structures called telomeres whose role… Continue reading How to Slow Down Aging & Stay Young Longer?