Chronic disease affects nearly 60% of adults in the U.S. according to the CDC. Treatments can be expensive, ineffectual, and emotionally exhausting when you are dealing with an ongoing condition. Regenerative medicine may offer new hope to those coping with chronic illness.
Regenerative medicine utilizes stem cell therapy and other treatments to literally regenerate diseased or injured areas at the cellular level. People with the conditions listed below may find relief from pain and symptoms with the help of regenerative medicine.
Stem cell therapy has been shown to help reduce the type of inflammation that causes arthritis pain. It may also aid the repair of damaged joint cartilage by regenerating healthy new cells in the wounded area.
Special cells in the pancreas known as beta cells produce the insulin that is needed to manage blood sugar levels naturally. Stem cell therapy may be able to help patients …