My 82-year-old, mother has softened over the years. She will allow a friendly rooster to keep her company, doesn’t lecture me about life much, and her back is curving in as her muscles and bones become weaker. 734 more words
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Earlier this week, I took the plunge and got a Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injection for my chronic hamstring tendon injury.
A Platelet Rich Plasma injection involves drawing your own blood, separating the plasma, then injecting it into the injury site, so the growth factors in the plasma promote healing. 1,553 more words
A Sports Medicine Doctor discusses the benefits of Regenerative Medicine treatment options for tendon-related Tennis Elbow and Golfer’s Elbow, as well as ligament-related elbow injuries – options including Prolotherapy and Platelet-Rich Plasma Injections, which are compared to the downsides of Cortisone Shots and braces. 24 more words
Hi everyone! Here is a different type of post… one where I have to slightly amend information I’ve given you in the past.
I am totally grateful to longtime reader Julie, who emailed me yesterday about her own experience consulting a doctor for prolotherapy. 763 more words
The regenerative medicine treatments are used in conjunction with the comprehensive rehabilitation to promote the non-surgical treatments for the different sports injuries. Unlike the other clinical strategies that aim at treating the symptoms, the regenerative treatments work by replacing the damaged organs or tissues. 320 more words