Pluristem Therapeutics Inc., a leading developer of placenta-based cell therapy products, today announced recently that it intends to conduct a Phase III trial assessing its PLX-PAD cells in recovery following surgery for femoral neck fracture, which is the most common form of hip fracture. The trial protocol is now being designed by Pluristem and its Clinical Advisory Board (CAB), which is comprised of world-leading orthopedic surgeons, and experts in rehabilitation. Pluristem is planning to meet with the FDA later this year to discuss the Phase III protocol. The Company has already submitted this protocol to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) following consultation with the Adaptive Pathways Project Group. Pluristem's program in critical limb ischemia is already being developed via the Adaptive Pathways Project.
Dr. Nina Naidu, a board-certified plastic surgeon in New York City, NY, has created and shared a PowerPoint guide on body contouring to educate her patients on various surgical and non-surgical cosmetic treatments. Dedicated to improving patient care, this guide is just the latest addition to Dr. Naidu's extensive library of visual patient resources.
The Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey (CCGNJ) has long compiled information pertaining to disordered gambling and its mental and physical health risks. With the aim of helping problem gamblers, their loved ones and mental health professionals better understand the public health implications of widespread problem gambling, the Council has shared information on the correlation between problem gambling, mental health and physical health.
Disordered gambling and its dizzying cycle of losses, wins, emotional highs and financial devastations do not have isolated effects. The loved ones and family members of affected gamblers are also often hit hard by this addiction, says the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey (CCGNJ), which runs a gambling help hotline, 1-800-GAMBLER. This impact includes problems with money, emotional problems, domestic violence and other physical and mental health problems. The CCGNJ recently shared information on how families and children are affected by problem gambling, as well as the warning signs of living with a problem gambler.
For years, it has been observed that a correlation exists between domestic violence and disordered gambling. The Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey (CCGNJ), a non-profit organization that offers support, treatment and hope to problem gamblers and their loved ones, including access to Gamblers Anonymous meetings in NJ, recently conducted a survey intended to discover more about the coincidence of these two issues. Their findings were released this month.
Dr. Seth Matarasso, board-certified surgeon and dermatologist in San Francisco, CA, is excited to announce that he will now be offering the non-invasive fat reduction treatment, CoolSculpting®. Dr. Matarasso has been performing tumescent liposuction for body contouring for over 20 years, but as technology changes, he has expanded his field of expertise to include non-surgical options that better fit patients' busy schedules.
Men and women who have chronic pain from a condition, illness or injury are often held back from experiencing life to the fullest. Chronic pain can make simple daily tasks extremely difficult, along with the constant discomfort of performing physical activities. However, with an effective pain management solution, individuals can get their life on track. Midwest Neurology Associates, the leading healthcare center for neurological care, helps patients manage their pain by providing treatment strategies and effective procedures. One of the procedures they offer is nerve block treatments.
Roseville Facial Plastic Surgery is pleased to announce the arrival of the HydraFacial MD® to Sacramento, CA. area. Winner of New Beauty's 2015 Best In Office Treatment, this innovative treatment provides results after just one visit. Dr. David Kiener and Dr. Jonathan Sykes are excited to add such a widely requested and effective treatment to their plastic surgery practice.
Head Lice Treatment. Lice have been a problem for thousands of years. A few months ago, Lice Lifters latest franchisee, Linda Porcaro dealt with lice for the first time. Linda knew there had to be a better way to treat those pesky buggers. She did her research and found the safest and most effective treatment was Lice Lifters and she was hooked on the process and its outcome. The new Lice Lifters Palm Beach Gardens Head Lice Treatment Center opened this month.
Dr. Allen Kamrava, top lipoma removal in Los Angeles specialist has recently been recognized as a top performing lipoma removal doctor in the U.S. His dedication to his patients and his continuous efforts to progress the lipoma removal field has placed him at the top of a very short list of lipoma removal in Los Angeles specialists.
For the past 15 years, Advice on Lice has been treating people with head lice via house calls and office appointments. They operate a Head Lice Salon in Maryland that is the ideal location for treatment for lice in MD, Washington D.C., and the Northern Virginia area. This Head Lice Salon is made up of four comfortable salon chairs, two salon sinks, and a flat screen television with a large selection of DVD's for children. They offer professional and confidential services to their clients. And, over the past 15 years of working in the business, their technique has proven to be the most effective among competitors.
Karen Franco, otherwise known as "The Lice Lady," has been interested in eradicating head lice since her own children were in elementary school. Upon seeing how little was known on how to effectively treat nits and lice, Karen Franco started her own company in an effort to bring peace of mind to families and children with head lice.
For years, ladies and gentlemen all around the Philadelphia area have been coming to Gabay & Gottlieb Cosmetic Surgery for their cosmetic needs. One of the procedures they are most known for are their state-of-the-art esthetic services, which do not require surgery. Their skin care specialty is conducted by their licensed and skilled esthetician, Gigi Fishman, who goes above and beyond to understand the needs of her patients. The center is pleased to announce that consultations are currently available for their high-quality esthetic services.
New arthritis research findings are emerging as a team of grant funded scientists at the Arthritis National Research Foundation continuously develop new advances in arthritis research.
The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) recently published an article recommending that dermatologists educate themselves and their clients about the benefits of sugaring, an ancient epilatory technique that removes hair from the root using gentle, all-natural ingredients. Though previously unknown to much of the beauty world, it has recently been popularized by salons like Green City Beauty, a salon in Philadelphia that offers this alternative to waxing as well as other natural beauty services. Green City is delighted to share the news of sugaring's recognition by JAMA with its clients.
The best spa in Beverly Hills, The Spa on Rodeo, is a boutique, luxury spa located in Beverly Hills on the prestigious Rodeo Drive. This high-end day spa offers alternative therapies and treatments that provide undeniable benefits to both the physical and mental aspects of your well-being. The Spa on Rodeo is dedicated to assisting you in your journey to balance and soothe your body, the premise on which their spa is founded on.
Lice are pesky! Lice Happens knows how important it is to quickly get rid of lice and nits. No matter how lice are attained, the company understands that no one is to blame for an infestation.
The Spa on Rodeo offers a 5-star Beverly Hills facial experience for all residents and visitors of Beverly Hills and the greater Los Angeles area. Those who visit this renowned spa can discover an oasis nestled in the hustle and bustle of the city. They provide a quaint, relaxing environment that feels worlds away from everyday life. The founder of the spa believes that the body's overall wellness begins at the foundation and works its way up. Their treatments are designed to balance the body and soothe the senses.
In the field of Traditional Chinese Medicine, (TCM), acupuncture is used to treat a variety of conditions such as back pain, stress, depression, and weight loss. However, it also reaps another benefit: cosmetic enhancement. Unlike plastic surgery and botox, acupuncture is a holistic approach to achieving a younger complexion, conducted by stimulating energetic systems through focus points. The Tao Institute of Modern Wellness, the center of integrative medicine near the Main Line in PA and other areas of the tristate, offers acupuncture as part of their tailored treatment programs. The Institute is pleased to announce that they are currently offering a summer special on their Acupuncture Facelift Program.
Critical Care, Pulmonary and Sleep Associates, lung specialist in Denver, offers pulmonary services to patients suffering from lung diseases. They have a team of board certified Pulmonologists who are highly devoted to diagnose and treat the diseases affecting the lungs, including asthma, COPD, emphysema and lung cancer. This critical care center provides pulmonary consultation for patients in outpatient clinics as well as for those hospitalized in metro Denver hospitals. Their outpatient services include pulmonary consultation, treatment and follow-up, and high-risk pre-operative evaluations. With over 40 years of experience, this healthcare center has served a huge number of patients in Denver and neighborhood cities.
Waiting for pain to subside is not a smart choice - it could be an indication of serious illness or, if left untreated, get worse. That is why more and more people are discovering the benefits of non-invasive pain management therapies offered by Advanced Rehabilitation of Jersey City, which has now added the Cox Technic to its range of effective treatment options.
Dr. Aaron Shiloh of the Shiloh Vein and Aesthetics Institute is well-known for his PRP treatments to Philadelphia area patients, but that is far from all he offers. His practice has specialized in minimally invasive procedures for years, covering the gamut, including other hair regrowth services, spider vein, laser and weight loss treatments, among others.
At the Tao Institute of Modern Wellness, the best of classic Chinese medicine, functional medicine, and modern life science are combined to treat patients using a natural and holistic approach. Patients come to the center to be treated for their condition by board-certified physicians who develop a tailored strategic plan focused on enhancing the mind, body, and spirit. Among their integrative practices is acupuncture, which is included in customized strategies to treat a variety of conditions including infertility, pain, anxiety, depression, and anti-aging. The Tao Institute of Modern Wellness uses acupuncture along with many other practices to help their patients achieve a healthy lifestyle.
The expression "No pain, no gain" is more of a saying than a way of life. With internet available to most Americans, people are realizing that punishing the body to complete a task is commendable in some instances but not all. The old-fashioned blue-collar approach in cities like Philadelphia, PA, and Wilmington, DE, has lead to numerous senior citizens coping with chronic pain and recovering from recurring injury. While many primary physicians and specialists deal with pain management on a regular basis; many of their approaches are similar. More and more Americans are seeking alternatives to opiates by implementing modern medicine such as nerve blocks and steroid injections. One local company in the tri-state area is leading the way with unique treating methods.
Here is a news that may interest those who are looking for a rehab center for addiction treatment in Bangkok, Thailand. Inspire Rehab Thailand says they are offering high quality addiction treatment at the most affordable costs. They offer customized recovery programs as well that are tailored to the strengths and unique needs of their clients.