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Follow These Tips to Help Your Stem Cells

Patients in Pearland, Texas, and the surrounding areas know that stem cells can provide relief from pain in the joints, but what they may not consider is the overall health of their stem cells. Keeping your stem cells at their healthiest can help aide in the process of regenerating new cells, meaning you can get back to a pain-free life as quickly as possible. At Dr. Burke Orthopedics, we understand the importance of healthy stem cells, so we’ve laid out some easy tips to follow:

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Don’t Believe These Myths About Stem Cell Therapy

The medical community is constantly learning new information about stem cells and the benefits they can provide for patients through the use of stem cell therapy. However, with all of the credible information out there, there is also information that has caused patients to believe in myths that simply aren’t true. At Dr. Burke Orthopedics, we want patients to understand the truth about stem cell therapy, so we’ve laid out some myths that you shouldn’t believe about this treatment:

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Decoding the Different Types of Stem Cells

For those curious about stem cell therapy, learning new information about the subject is essential. However, as patients start diving into the world of regenerative medicine, learning about stem cells and their uses in the body can become overwhelming. As a leading name in stem cell therapy for Pearland, Texas, and the surrounding areas, Dr. Burke Orthopedics understands the importance of learning new information about this treatment. We’ve laid out some helpful information over the different types of stem cells and their incredible capabilities:

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Hydration and Joint Health

Hydration and Joint Health

There are many possible causes of joint pain. Arthritis, Lyme’s Disease, muscle strains and even barometric pressure are possible causes of joint pain and stiffness. But did you know that dehydration can also be a source of joint pain? That’s right, your daily intake of water largely affects not only your overall health, but the health of your joints as well. To better understand just how water affects your joints, it’s important to know what joints are and how they work.

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Preventing Sports and Fitness Related Injuries

Preventing Sports and Fitness Related Injuries

While preventative medicine may begin in the doctor’s office, to be truly effective, it must extend far beyond the confines of an exam room, reaching out onto the field, the court, in the pool, or at the gym. Part of keeping your body strong is knowing how to prevent injury, whether that be from macrotrauma—tissue damage resulting from a single injury–, or overuse. There are several ways in which athletes and fitness enthusiasts can help themselves and others in preventing injury.

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