Chronic vs. Acute Inflammation & How Laser Therapy Helps Both

chronic and acute inflammation

The inflammatory response is part of the immune system, which kicks in when you have an injury or infection. Once your body has recovered, inflammation should go away. Sometimes inflammation does not go away, though, and this can lead to other health issues. Fortunately, laser therapy can help alleviate inflammation and address the underlying issue that causes inflammation.

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What is Metabolism, Really?

what is metabolism

Metabolism is an umbrella term that covers all of the processes necessary to maintain life. It is the process by which body cells convert nutrients (food) into energy. Metabolism occurs in every cell of the body. Cells often turn the sugars in food, known as glucose, into a form of energy they can use to perform their specific jobs.

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What is High Intensity Laser Therapy?

what is high intensity laser therapy

High intensity laser therapy is a state-of-the-art treatment using high-powered class IV lasers that deliver deep-penetrating healing red and near-infrared light, which promote the healing of musculoskeletal tissue deep inside the body.

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How Laser Therapy Can Help You Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

how laser therapy helps you keep new years resolutions

Do you make New Year’s resolutions to improve your health, but end up breaking them within just a few weeks? You’re not alone! Nearly half of everyone who makes New Year’s resolutions say they want to lose weight or get in shape, but about 80 percent of all New Year’s resolutions fail—often by the second week of February. Fortunately, laser therapy can help you keep your resolutions for better health this year and for a lifetime.

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Guide to Overuse Injuries & Tips to Prevent Them

guise to overuse injuries

Caused by doing repetitive motions, overuse injuries can even develop in those who are typing for too long, or engaging in their favorite hobbies, such as knitting or video gaming. Overuse injuries can take you out of the game—they can also prevent you from working or engaging in everyday activities. Fortunately, you can prevent overuse injuries by taking a handful of precautions.

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How to Manage Winter Joint Pain in 8 Steps

manage winter joint pain

Do you have a “weather knee” that hurts every time the temperature drops? You’re not alone – many people experience joint pain associated with seasonal and weather changes. A number of health conditions can cause joint pain, stiffness, and inflammation, but no matter the underlying cause, it’s always important to listen to your body and treat joint pain and inflammation before it causes permanent damage.

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