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Part 2: Stem Cell Collection

In our last blog, Small Cell, Big Controversy, we explained the basics behind the controversy surrounding stem cell therapies. While the controversy is usually over the use of embryonic cells, many people project their concerns and question about the ethical and moral use of stem cells onto all stem cell therapies – even those therapies […]

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Part 1: Small Cell, Big Controversy

Although stem cells are so tiny, they’re always big news – and big controversy. Concerns range from the morality and ethics of embryonic stem cells harvested from fetal tissue to using stem cells to recreate extinct species in test labs a la Jurassic Park. Dr. Johnson is often asked about stem cells and how he […]

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Spotlight on Stem Cells: What are Stem Cells?

Stems cells have taken the medical world by storm, but many people are unaware of the integral role they play in treating chronic illness and diseases. The term “stem cell” microscopestill carries quite a bit of stigma, most likely because people don’t fully understand the way stem cells are harvested and used in medical treatment […]

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How Stem Cell Treatment for Arthritis is Administered

No matter where your arthritis pain is, there are various ways to treat it. Some of these methods can actually encourage the body to heal itself. The best way is through stem cell therapy. Stem cells are injected into the body to help heal the affected area. In fact, they are injected at the exact […]

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Knowing What the Best Alternatives to Hip Replacement Are

Finding relief for hip pain might mean surgery to replace your hip. However, with stem cell breakthroughs, you don’t have to go through that. Stem cell technology offers a great alternative to help the pain in your hip and to help it function like it once did. Using stem cells from your own body, the […]

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6 Treatment Alternatives to Knee Replacement Surgery

Undergoing surgery, especially if you’re advanced in years, is a risky undertaking so evaluating possible alternatives to knee replacement surgery is a good idea. The main reason to have knee replacement surgery is to ease pain and disability caused by arthritis or other joint problems while preserving movement. Here are some of the treatment options […]

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Knowing the Cost of Stem Cell Therapy For Helping COPD Symptoms

If you’ve been diagnosed with COPD, you might be wondering what the treatments are going to be and how much it will cost. While there are many treatments out there, one that you may or may not have heard of is stem cell treatment. There are various medical uses for stem cell therapy and since […]

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What Conditions Can Be Treated With Stem Cell Treatments?

The practice of using stem cell treatments to aide in the handling of multiple diseases and health conditions is still rather new, but the possibilities that can come of it are remarkable and a step in the right direction toward a positive future in medicine. Stem cells have the potential to heal many different types […]

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Pollogen Legend Procedure Skin Tightening Treatment

You hear a lot about the latest high tech cosmetic tools that can help you reduce wrinkles, tighten skin and smooth out cellulite, but you rarely see one in action. To make things a little clearer, Dr. Bill Johnson of Innovations Medical shares a new procedure that he’s doing on his patient Jennifer. Legend tri-polar […]

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