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Is bowen therapy effective for fibromyalgia?

Is bowen therapy effective for fibromyalgia?

Possibly: Seems like everybody is looking for the "magic bullet" to treat fibromyalgia; if this "bowen" therapy works for you then so be it...But to date there have been no studies that I am aware of to demonstrate this. ...Read more

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Does Bowen therapy work to release trigger points an align body?

Does Bowen therapy work to release trigger points an align body?

Yes: Bowen therapy is a very safe and effective form of bodywork that has been proven to reduce pain in many studies. I don't know if it has been proven to align the body but that is a difficult thing to study- but there are many studies showing it to benefit many conditions http://www.bowen.asn.au/bowen-therapy/what-is-bowen-therapy/ and click on Bowen Therapy Studies. ...Read more

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Is bowen therapy effective for a rotator cuff injury?

Is bowen therapy effective for a rotator cuff injury?

Not likely: Bowen therapy relies on fascial and soft tissue release. It can help relieve associated pain related to neck and back muscles that often accompanies rotator cuff injuries, but the rotator cuff tendon is a deep structure and will not be directly reached. Small and partial tears can respond well to pt. Larger tears or retracted tears (pulling away from bone) usually require surgery. ...Read more

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What is lbp therapy?

What is lbp therapy?

Nonop usually: For most, exercise including flexibility, cardiovascular and core strengthening combined with lifestyle changes in terms of not smoking, adequate sleep and weight control are the basics combined with occasional use of over the counter medication such as tylenol (acetaminophen) or advil if no medical reasons to use. ...Read more

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What is cell therapy?

What is cell therapy?

Let me explain: Cell therapy describes the process of introducing new cells into a tissue in order to treat a disease. Cell therapies often focus on the treatment of hereditary diseases, with or without the addition of gene therapy. Cell therapy is a sub-type of regenerative medicine. ...Read more

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Is hypno-therapy dangeorus?

Is hypno-therapy dangeorus?

Not normally: Hypnotherapy is basically enhancing suggestibility. So people don't do something that they normally would not do when in a non-hypnotized state. ...Read more

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Prognosis and therapy pfapa?

Prognosis and therapy pfapa?

Rheumatogist: Pfpapa is an illness which presents with periodic fever, mouth lesions, and abdominal pain.You should be under the care of a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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Whats recreation therapy for?

Whats recreation therapy for?

Specific treatment: Recreational therapy is a treatment service that facilitates the involvement of patients in recreation activities to improve or maintain physical, mental and emotional well-being and to help reduce negative emotional states such as depression and anxiety. Recreation therapists are vital members of multidisciplinary treatment teams that join together to assist patients in reaching specific goals. ...Read more

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Therapy and prognos of pfapa?

Therapy and prognos of pfapa?

Short course of ...: Prednisone works well. Pfapa (periodic fever, aphthous ulcer, pharyngitis, adenopathy) is considered an autoimmune condition which has no known sequelae. ...Read more

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How meaningful can therapy be?

How meaningful can therapy be?

Very meaningful: Level of motivation and dedication to introspection can make therapy very meaningful. ...Read more