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2014-08-22 23:08:06

MetroMD is a leading clinic in America and they specialize PRP Therapy to help people with hip problems and other injuries like ligament damage using non-surgical treatment. (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Reacting to naysayers who are being skeptical about the success of Platelet Rich Plasma therapy (PRP), a top PRP therapy LA specialist has firmly stated that the new revolutionary PRP therapy has everything to do with practical well researched science and nothing to do with medical industry...

2014-06-12 23:13:45

Nebulized Pure PRP for COPD is currently being offered at Advanced Rejuvenation in Sarasota, Florida. Inhaled PRP's goal is to help in the suppression of inflammation, activate stem cells in the lungs, improve breathing, and to improve the symptoms of many pulmonary complications including COPD, asthma and chronic lung infections. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Nebulized Pure PRP may offer COPD sufferers a less expensive and an effective alternative to stem cell therapy. When...

2014-04-08 11:36:36

Melbourne researchers have solved a puzzle as to how an essential blood-making hormone stimulates production of the blood clotting cells known as platelets. Platelets are essential for stopping bleeding and are produced by small fragments breaking off their 'parent' cells, called megakaryocytes. The discovery, made by scientists at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, identified how bone marrow cells could become overstimulated and produce too many platelets. In blood diseases such as...

2014-03-06 23:28:42

Dr. Steven Weiner uses state-of-the-art PRP collection and injection techniques that have shown hair density improvements ranging from 12%-63%. His office, The Aesthetic Clinique, is located in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, between Destin and Panama City Beach, Florida. Destin, Florida (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 PRP is “Platelet Rich Plasm,” a portion of whole blood that is separated from the red blood cells through centrifuging. It should contain concentrations of platelets that are at...

2014-02-12 23:30:07

Dr. Jonathan Cutler of South Florida Foot and Ankle Centers is experiencing great success with PRP foot treatment, which relieves pain, reduces recovery time, and allows patients to avoid foot surgery. West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 South Florida Foot & Ankle Centers’ Dr. Jonathan Cutler performs this revolutionary new outpatient treatment that shortens recovery time, reduces pain injury, and allows patients to avoid foot surgery. Athletic foot injuries can keep...

2013-09-02 19:16:00

A new finding could lead to novel treatments to reduce bleeding in trauma and severe infections. The research, from Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation scientists Lijun Xia, M.D., Ph.D., Jianxin Fu, M.D., Ph.D., and Brett Herzog, Ph.D., appears in the most recent issue of the journal Nature. One way the immune system keeps a body healthy is through immune surveillance. Lymphocytes, a type of white blood cell, constantly exit the bloodstream and "check in" at the lymph nodes to learn...

2013-06-18 23:03:10

According to Stanford Medical, platelet-rich plasma has been used in applications of medicine for decades. Now, top cosmetic surgeons including Dr. William Middleton are using PRP technology to offer a revolutionary anti-aging solution to their patients. Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 According to Stanford Medical, platelet-rich plasma has been used in applications of medicine for decades. Now, doctors have developed the vampire facial, utilizing platelet- rich plasma, delivering a...

2013-03-21 11:30:06

Platelet rich plasma (PRP) therapy has been used to manage pain associated with torn tendons, muscles and ligaments, mostly in athletes, at all levels. Though it has anecdotally been successful, the evidence to support its efficaciousness is weak. Researchers at the Rothman Institute at Jefferson participated in a multi-center randomized prospective study to evaluate the clinical value of PRP versus an active control group to determine its effectiveness in managing the pain and tenderness...

2012-10-07 23:00:09

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injections have been emerging as a treatment for joint pain and osteoarthritis for some years. But many orthopaedic doctors have now found that photoactivating PRP using AdiStem's Adi-Light — prior to injection — reduces pain even further and accelerates healing. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) October 07, 2012 Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injections have been emerging as a treatment for joint pain and osteoarthritis for some years. But many orthopaedic...

2012-05-02 19:57:57

Margination, the natural phenomenon where bacteria and leukocytes (white blood cells) move toward the sides of blood vessels, is the inspiration for a novel method for treating sepsis, a systemic and often dangerous inflammatory response to microbial infection in the blood. A team of researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the National University of Singapore has designed a branchlike system of microfluidic channels, 20 micrometers (20 millionths of a meter, or about...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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