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What Effects Do Pain Killers Have on Dementia?

What Effects Do Pain Killers Have on Dementia?

For years, medical experts have warned of the medical concerns associated with opioids, including depression, weakened immune system, and digestive issues. Now, however, new research shows that they could be particularly dangerous for dementia patients. The Dangers of Painkillers for Dementia Patients According to research presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference, opioid-based painkillers can…

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Stem Cells Show Promise for Bone Healing

Stem Cells Show Promise for Bone Healing

Patients usually recover from bone fractures with the right treatment, but sometimes the bone fails to heal because new tissue does not form and connect the broken pieces properly. Delayed union refers to cases where the bone takes longer than usual to heal, and nonunion refers to cases where the bone does not heal. In…

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Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Fistulizing Crohn’s Disease

Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Fistulizing Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease that has no cure. It causes abdominal pain, frequent diarrhea, weight loss, fatigue, and anemia. While the disease can be controlled to some degree through oral and injectable medications, life-threatening complications may occur. One of the feared complications of Crohn’s disease is called a bowel fistula. A…

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Intravenous Stem Cells in the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Intravenous Stem Cells in the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease, together known as inflammatory bowel disease, are chronic disorders of the lower digestive tract that cause patients considerable difficulty and discomfort. Patients generally go through periods of normalcy punctuated by relapses. In cases of inflammatory bowel disease, patients may experience severe, and sometimes bloody diarrhea. Patients also experience crampy abdominal…

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