Over the last decade, several high-profile professional athletes have turned to what has widely been referred to as stem cell therapy to recover from injury and attempt to return to top form. Ten years ago, many of these therapies were based more on scientific theory rather than medical fact. But what about now? As a … Continue reading Stem cells in orthopedic care: Science or snake oil?
At 21 years old I was living my perfect life. I had a three-year-old son, a godly man by my side, a job I cherished as a police dispatcher, and I was an avid softball player, so my health was never a concern. In November 2007, a walnut-sized lump on the left side of my … Continue reading Celebrating a “Cancerversary” With a Tattoo