Author: Alexandre Scheer

Everything You Need to Know About Spinal Fracture Healing Times

If you or someone you know suffers from a spinal fracture, it’s crucial to understand how they heal and the best ways to recover. This blog post will outline the basics of spinal fractures, including how they are diagnosed and treated. You’ll also learn about some of the common complications […]

What to know about herniated disc surgery

What is a herniated disc? The spine is made up of individual bones known as vertebrae. Intervertebral discs are discs of cartilage that sit between the vertebrae. The function of the intervertebral discs is to support the spine and act as shock absorbers between the vertebrae. There are normally 23 […]

Using Stem Cells and Gene Editing to Fight Neonatal Diabetes

The Context: Neonatal diabetes affects between 1 and 5 percent of all diabetes patients. It is caused by a single genetic mutation that prevents pancreatic beta cells from secreting insulin—the hormone that helps the body extract sugar from the bloodstream and transfer it into cells, where it is used for energy. […]

Aesthetic Applications For Platelet-Rich Plasma

Regenerative medicine is a relatively new and exciting field of medicine that already today has many known health applications that are proven effective. A passionate area of interest for me is autologous Platelet Rich Plasma (A-PRP) and its role in the safe advancement in aesthetic and anti-aging therapies. PRP has […]

An Overview of The PRP Industry

According to a forecast published by Fact.MR, the global platelet-rich plasma market will be worth $391 million by 2022. This projected growth is being fueled by many factors including the growing body of evidence surrounding the efficacy of platelet-rich plasma therapies and positive patient outcomes. There are a growing number […]