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What to Expect From Regenerative Stem Cell Therapy Mar 11th, 2019

Stem cells are unspecialized cells that have the capability to morph into any type of cell needed at sites of injury, illness, or trauma. When stem cells replicate, they become area-specific cells, whether that’s muscle, cartilage, or brain, or they become more stem cells. Medical science recognizes the amazing capacity...

Treatment Options for Sciatica Pain Feb 1st, 2019

Almost 80% of the U.S. adult population grapples with low back pain at some point in their lives, which may be of little consolation if you’re in the throes of sciatica pain. Still, what this means is that the medical world has had ample opportunity to figure out the best...

Invisi-Red: Feel Confident in Your Body This Year With This Laser Treatment Jan 23rd, 2019

Few things are more frustrating and disheartening than spending weeks and months dieting and exercising, only to find you’ve got excess weight that just won’t budge. Year after year, you make a resolution to shed that excess jiggly fat, but here it is, a new year, and you’re still struggling. The...

Understanding the Difference Between Acute and Chronic Pain Dec 19th, 2018

According to the CDC, chronic pain prevalence ranges between 11% and 40% of the US population. They explain this use of a range by the fact that the rates vary so much depending on your sub-group. Factors like your job, pastimes, past injuries, age, and general health can each make...

Arthritis Pain Can Be Reduced: Learn More About Your Treatment Options Nov 26th, 2018

Arthritis is one of the most common causes of chronic pain in the U.S. and around the world, causing substantial disability and a decreased quality of life for many who suffer from the disease. According to the Arthritis Foundation, today about 54 million Americans have doctor-diagnosed arthritis, and another 37...

How Chiropractic Treatments Can Help Relieve Migraines Oct 16th, 2018

To say that migraines are a common problem would be an understatement — more than 38 million people in the United States suffer from migraines, which represents 13% of the population. While these numbers may provide some solace, they do little to help if you’re among the 11 million who...

How Invisa-Red Differs From Other Body Contouring Procedures Sep 18th, 2018

Non-invasive body contouring is an exciting emerging field in medical aesthetics. Several systems have already gained Food and Drug Administration approval for reducing stores of fat as non-invasive alternatives to liposuction surgery. If you’ve worked hard through diet and exercise, these body contouring systems can help you firm up those...

5 Tips to Help Prevent Arthritis Aug 28th, 2018

Arthritis is inflammation of the joints, and although some forms are unavoidable, like rheumatoid and psoriatic arthritis, osteoarthritis is one that can be prevented by making a few simple changes to your lifestyle.An estimated 21 million Americans over the age of 25 have osteoarthritis and suffer from symptoms that include:joint...

How to Protect Your Knees During Exercise Jul 13th, 2018

How to Protect Your Knees During ExerciseYour knees are the largest joints in your body, and for good reason. Every time you walk, run, turn, stop, and stand, your knees are hard at work, providing critical support and mobility. But size doesn’t mean that these joints are immune to injury....

How Invisa-Red Treatment Can Help You Lose Weight Jun 13th, 2018

Body contouring is one of the hottest cosmetic trends right now, allowing you to finally get rid of unsightly bulges of fat that don’t respond to diet and exercise. You can freeze off, melt away, or vacuum up excess fat from around your abdomen, waist, and hips. You can even...

Drug-Free Solutions for Migraine Pain May 14th, 2018

A migraine is a specific type of headache, often only on one side of your head, and sometimes accompanied by sensitivity to light and sound, nausea, and vomiting. You may experience something called an aura, in which you see lights flashing or shimmering. Migraines can disrupt your life. There are...

Why Pain After an Auto Accident Is Often Delayed Apr 20th, 2018

You’ve probably experienced delayed pain before: You see yourself closing your finger in a door, but it takes a few seconds for it to hurt. When you’re involved in an automobile accident, the same processes can cause pain to be delayed by hours or even days. At Leading Edge Medical,...