Category: Medical Services

Regenerative Medicine Help With COPD

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) encompasses entities historically known as chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Chronic bronchitis is one of the possible clinical manifestations of COPD and has long periods of cough with sputum in its definition. Emphysema (widening of air spaces due to the destruction of lung tissue) is one of the structural changes in

How To Find a Great Therapist

For many people, finding a therapist feels like a hit-or-miss prospect. You can increase your chances of finding a therapist with whom you can develop a meaningful relationship by taking your time before committing. Here are some ways to find a great therapist. Ask Your Internist If you don’t know where to go for therapy Lafayette

How a DRG Works For Hospitals

Many private health insurance companies, as well as Medicare, use very specific systems to decide how much patients pay when receiving medical services. One of these systems is called the diagnosis-related group (DRG) payment system. The DRG is a code that is assigned to a patient based on the diagnosis they were given when entering

Tips for Rehabbing a Lower Back Injury

One of your lower back wounds is one of the most painful that you can experience. Not only because discomfort will impact just about everything else you do (or attempt to do), but also because recovery is one of the most complicated wounds, particularly when surgery is required. That’s because lifting is usually a no-no