UPDATE ON PATIENTS LAWSUIT AGAINST STEM CELL CLINIC, STEMGENEX

Reprinted from The Niche, January 23, 2017 The website Law360 has an interesting update on the proposed class action lawsuit against the San Diego stem cell clinic Stemgenex.  Note that it seems you can read the full Law360 article without a subscription if you open the site in Chrome as your web browser. Not surprisingly, the plaintiffs and … [Read more...]

HOW MEDICAL CANNABIS COULD TREAT PARKINSON’S DISEASE

Parkinson's is a brain-related disease that is almost impossible to detect. But how could medical cannabis help patients to manage symptoms? By Julie Godard Reprinted from CannaTech, Thursday, August 10, 2017 Over the past two decades, medical cannabis has become an alternative treatment option for many medical patients across the globe. While … [Read more...]

ELECTRIC FIELDS CAN STIMULATE DEEP IN YOUR BRAIN WITHOUT SURGERY

Reprinted from New Scientist SHORT SHARP SCIENCE 15 November 2016 No surgery required PASIEKA/Science Photo Library/Getty By Clare Wilson in San Diego It’s one of the boldest treatments in medicine: delivering an electrical current deep into the brain by implanting a long thin electrode through a hole in the skull. Such “deep brain … [Read more...]

LSVT BIG® and How you Can Benefit From It

By Dr. Samantha Peters, PT, DPT, ATC LSVT stands for Lee Silverman Voice Treatment. It was at the Lee Silverman Center for Parkinson’s Disease in Scottsdale AZ in 1987 that the speech therapy LSVT LOUD® program was first invented. LSVT LOUD® has been extensively studied and has tons of research to support its effectiveness on patients with … [Read more...]

Bowel Training for Constipation Relief

If you’re having trouble with your bowels and are plagued by constipation, a bowel training program can help. Bowel problems may be a digestive health issue you want to keep to yourself, and you may try to deal with any discomfort or embarrassment on your own. But a more effective way to find relief from constipation is by seeing your doctor for … [Read more...]