These 6 Therapies Are Repairing The Damage Of Brain Injury Right Now!
In May of this year, an expert in neuroscience delivered exciting news to a roomful of medical professionals. It was a watershed moment for one of today’s fastest growing and most challenging neurological dilemmas: traumatic brain injury (TBI). TBI has been brought into public focus because of the devastating effects of NFL brain trauma like chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), the degenerative disease caused by TBI. Continue reading “Reversing Brain Injury: 6 Effective Therapies”
How Stem Cell Therapy is Changing the Future Treatment of Brain Injuries
Fans love to watch football, but they never love seeing hits so massive that they cause severe, or even chronic, spinal or brain injuries. One of the most astounding cases in recent history is that of Ricardo Lockette of the Seattle Seahawks, when the wide receiver lay immobile where he landed during two complete commercial breaks. The injury to his neck, accompanied by concussion, kept him from play for at least the remainder of the 2015/2016 season. Continue reading “Brain Injuries, Stem Cells And The NFL”
How Stem Cell Therapy is Being Used in Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) has always been taken seriously when associated with a violent accident like a car collision. But it wasn’t until Dr. Bennet Omalu discovered and named the chronic condition now known as Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) that the long term affects of repeated concussive head trauma became widely known. Likewise, treatment for TBI and CTE were exceptionally limited prior to the advancements made in regenerative medicine techniques like stem cell therapy.* Continue reading “Stem Cell Therapy For Brain Injury”
How Stem Cells are Changing the NFL Football Concussion Outlook
Where once so little could be done for athletes who had suffered sports and football concussion repeatedly, today’s groundbreaking treatments using stem cells are changing this important field of medicine. * Advanced clinics in regenerative medicine, like NSI Stem Cell Centers in Florida, are now at the vanguard as stem cell therapy for concussions and traumatic brain injury goes beyond professional sports medicine into general medical practice. * Continue reading “NFL, Football, Concussions, And Stem Cells”