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30 06, 2015

Regenerative Medicine: Platelet Rich Plasma Improves Pain After Hip Surgery for Hip Impingement Syndrome

By | June 30th, 2015|Pain Medicine Alternatives, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

Hip Joint Pain Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) is a common congenital abnormality that can become symptomatic, cause pain, and reduce function in some individuals. Abnormal biomechanics and motion of [...]

27 06, 2015

NBC News Reports: Arthroscopic Knee Surgery Benefits "inconsequential" for middle-aged adults

By | June 27th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Pain Medicine Alternatives, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

A recent study published in the British Medical Journal evaluating the effectiveness of arthroscopic knee surgery for knee pain in middle-aged and older adults did not find a significant benefit [...]

26 06, 2015

Regenerative Medicine: How Bone Marrow Derived Stem Cells Helps Repair Cartilage

By | June 26th, 2015|Pain Medicine Alternatives|

How Bone Marrow Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells Repair Cartilage in Osteoarthritis Osteoarthritis is now thought to be a degenerative disease of the connective tissue that progresses with age or develops [...]

20 06, 2015

Pain Medicine Alternatives: Exercise is Medicine

By | June 20th, 2015|Pain Medicine Alternatives|

It’s not too surprising that exercise is good for you. But, not all exercise is the same. And, when you’re doing exercise to treat a medical illness or injury, then [...]

17 06, 2015

Regenerative Medicine: Stem cell therapy for arthritis: Am I a candidate?

By | June 17th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Pain Medicine Alternatives, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

What are stem cells? The human body is made of billions of specialized cells that form specific organs like the brain, skin, muscles, tendons, ligaments, joints, and bone. Each day [...]

29 05, 2015

How Pain Education Can Help Chronic Pain Suffers – Dr Michelle Smith

By | May 29th, 2015|Pain Medicine Alternatives|

Read Transcript of Video Below: Good afternoon and welcome to You Be All You Are TV. I'm your host Brad Harmon, and today my guest is Doctor Shelley Smith in [...]

14 05, 2015

Regenerative Medicine: Stem Cell Therapy Can Easy Pain and Help Avoid Surgery

By | May 14th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Pain Medicine Alternatives, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

Regenerative medicine uses an individual’s adult stem cells and blood platelets to stimulate healing and speed repair for bone, muscle, joint, soft tissue and nerve injuries. We all carry stem [...]

10 04, 2015

When health plans discriminate – Cost vs. Patient Safety

By | April 10th, 2015|Pain Medicine Alternatives|

Dr David Russo talks with the Hood River News: Having health coverage, even when you didn’t have it before the Affordable Care Act, still may mean you can’t get the [...]

6 04, 2015

A Boomer at Risk: High rates of overdose death among aging baby-boomers

By | April 6th, 2015|Pain Medicine Alternatives|

Drug abuse and addiction is an equal opportunity disorder. It prays on young, middle-aged, and older persons alike. Concerning new surveys show that Baby-Boomers, the largest birth cohort in US [...]

5 04, 2015

Curumin For Knee Arthritis

By | April 5th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Pain Medicine Alternatives|

Can a spice really help alleviate arthritis pain? Several lines of converging research say, “Yes.” Curcumin is a component of the spice Tumeric and has been shown in animal and [...]