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Platelet-Rich Plasma Versus Hyaluronic Acid Injections for the Treatment of Knee Osteoarthritis: Res

Wed, Nov 4, 2020
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The purpose of this study from the American Journal of Sports Medicine was to compare the long-term clinical outcomes provided by intra-articular injections of either PRP or hyaluronic acid (HA) to treat knee degenerative disease.The results? Both treatments were effective in improving knee functional status and symptoms over time. PRP did not provide an overall superior clinical improvement compared with HA in terms of… Read More »

Mesenchymal Stem Cells Versus Hyaluronic Acid in the Treatment of Knee Osteoarthritis

Fri, Oct 30, 2020
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Mesenchymal stem cells versus hyaluronic acid in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis; This study tested increasing doses of bone marrow mesenchymal stromal cells (BM-MSCs) in combination with hyaluronic acid in a randomized clinical trial.The conclusion? The single intraarticular injection of in vitro expanded autologous BM-MSCs together with HA is a safe and feasible procedure that results in a clinical and functional improvement of knee… Read More »

Can an ACL Stem Cell Shot Replace Surgery?

Wed, Oct 28, 2020
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Can an ACL stem cell shot replace surgery? If the ACL becomes injured or torn, common in athletes and people involved in activities that put a lot of pressure on the knees, the knee can become unstable. Orthopedic surgeons will usually recommend an invasive surgery called “ACL reconstruction” in which the old ligament is removed and a graft is inserted in its place. However,… Read More »
10 Recommendations To Thrive with Osteoarthritis of the Knee - Restore Osteo of Colorado

10 Recommendations To Thrive with Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Fri, Oct 23, 2020
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Unfortunately, there is a significant misunderstanding about how/why osteoarthritis transpires and how to treat it. Some of the best treatment options include regular exercise, physical therapy, as well as managing your weight and your diet. Your physician might recommend medical weight loss if your weight contributes to joint pain, particularly in your knees or hips. At Restore Osteo of Colorado, the integrative health care… Read More »
Hyaluronic Acid Injections - Restore Osteo of Colorado

Hyaluronic Acid Injections

Wed, Oct 21, 2020
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At Restore Osteo of Colorado, one of the services we provide is joint injections with the advanced Genvisc 850 system that allows your joint to receive lubricating hyaluronate for better mobility and less pain. Our integrative health care team often recommends joint injections to treat knee pain from osteoarthritis. The study below demonstrates the efficacy and safety of repeated courses of Hyaluronic Acid injections… Read More »

Food for Thought

Tue, Oct 20, 2020
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Some food for thought posted by @acutherapymike on Instagram.https://bit.ly/3fH8U0y "Consider this... Donny is 20 lbs overweight and has signs of osteoarthritis and knee pain. What does this mean for Donny? Being 20 lbs overweight actually translates to 60 lbs of weight pushing down on that sore knee. Studies show that for each pound of excess weight above the knees results in 3-4x the pressure.… Read More »
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