Tag Archives: osteoarthritis stem cell treatment

Stem Cell Treatment for Osteoarthritis

As usual the UK’s Daily Mail has jumped the gun announcing to the world that stem cell treatment for osteoarthritis is going to end our suffering. Actually that’s not fair as the Daily Mail are not the only culprits of … Continue reading

Posted in New Treatments for Osteoarthritis | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Knee Cartilage Replacement Using Body Fat.

A new breakthrough has been made in stem cell research. Scientists have managed to use fat cells from the patient’s stomach to get knee cartilage replacement. The researchers are hoping it will delay the need for surgery by up to … Continue reading

Posted in New Treatments for Osteoarthritis | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Stem Cell Treatment for Osteoarthritis – does it work?

There is lots of talk about stem cell treatment for osteoarthritis. It is being heralded as the biggest step forward in treatment since the joint replacement. But is this justified? This is a letter from a nurse who has undergone stem … Continue reading

Posted in New Treatments for Osteoarthritis | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments