The Regenexx Blog

Interesting News on Orthopedics and Regenerative Medicine

Low Vitamin K and Knee Arthritis

vitamin K knee arthritis

There’s been a bevy of information this past few years on how nutritional supplements like vitamin D impact knee arthritis. However, less has been published on vitamin K. Now a large study shows that low vitamin K is associated with more knee arthritis […]

By |December 22nd, 2014|Knee, Latest News|

My Son’s ER Visit and Obamacare…

Obamacare will fail

This morning at 5 a.m. my 11 year had a bad case of croup and had trouble breathing that wouldn’t respond to all of the traditional home remedies, so we took a visit to the local ER. That trip, as experienced through the […]

By |December 21st, 2014|Latest News|

Knee MCL Surgery Healing without the Surgery!l

knee mcl surgery healing

Knee MCL injuries are tough. They take forever to heal and the big ones (grade 3) are usually operated. What if a precise injection of stem cells, using a unique protocol could offer knee MCL surgery healing without the surgery?

The MCL is […]

Avoid Knee ACL Surgery: Helping Another College Player

avoid knee acl surgery

This past few years the evidence that knee ACL surgery is needed for torn ligaments has continued to erode. In the meantime, the concept that a knee ACL tear may be able to be helped with an injection of the patient’s own stem […]

Loneliness and Physical Pain…Connected?

Pain is your body’s way of telling you that something is not right; whether it be injury, organ failure, infection, a chronic condition, a degenerative condition or any of the many conditions discussed in this Blog daily. But could there be a causative connection between loneliness […]

By |December 18th, 2014|Latest News|

Knee Stem Cell Treatment in Oklahoma…

knee stem cell treatment Oklahoma

One of the marks of a good procedure in medicine is that it can be taught to others and it still works. All too often, surprisingly, this fails to happen. In Oklahoma, a recent news story high lighted the Regenexx stem cell […]

Mother Has Your Stem Cells in Her Brain…

mother has your stem cells in her brain

Your mother has your stem cells in her brain?  The connection between mother and child can be intense. Now a research team searching for the cause of Alzheimer’s disease may have upped the ante on that calculus by finding […]

By |December 16th, 2014|Latest News|

Shoulder Surgery Stem Cell Therapy? 2nd Study Again Shows Better Outcomes

shoulder surgery stem cells

There’s allot of interest lately in shoulder surgery stem cell therapy. Bone marrow stem cells have had a nice run in rotator cuff tear surgery recently. First, European bone marrow concentrate pioneer Phillipe Hernigou releases a large case series on injecting bone […]

Carpal Tunnel Alternative Treatment: Your Nerves Were Made to Move!

Carpal Tunnel Alternative Treatment

Most patients and physicians think of nerves as static and immobile wires that transmit information. However, despite this conceptualization, your nerves were in fact designed to be very stretchy and mobile. In fact, new research is giving us information on which to base a […]

Guna “Cytokines” for Stem Cells: Round 2…

cytokines for stem cells

Several weeks ago I blogged on a trend racing through the stem cell community-doctors using GUNA “cytokines” to help stem cell procedures. I found serious scientific issues with the concept and I promised that our lab would do it’s own homework […]

By |December 13th, 2014|Latest News|
X
- Enter Your Location -
- or -