Prolotherapy is a medical treatment that stimulates your body to repair or regenerate itself addressing such conditions as back pain, knee arthritis, headaches, work-related or sports injuries providing a permanent solution to underlying causes of many painful conditions.
This site offers comprehensive knowledge and research on Prolotherapy, beginning with doctors Hackett and Hemwall’s pioneering work, passed on to Dr. Ross Hauser who has continued with their work to this day. This unbroken chain of knowledge since the 1950’s makes the information on this site the most credible and authoritative source on Prolotherapy.
From the Prolotherapy Blog
Research into the use of Prolotherapy injections for knee osteoarthritis Numerous studies have been published to show the effectiveness of Prolotherapy in various knee disorders including Caring Medical research on Prolotherapy’s effectiveness in regenerating knee cartilage. In research appearing in the Journal of Alternative…Read More
Research into the use of Platelet-rich plasma injections for heel pain from the plantar fascia Plantar fasciitis is a painful foot condition involving the connective tissue (fascia) along the bottom of the foot. It commonly causes pain upon the first steps…Read More
Prolotherapy Research Chronic Neck Pain: This article is a free access article on the use of Prolotherapy for Chronic Neck Pain – Print the entire article using ADOBE PDF Chronic Neck Pain Chronic Neck Pain: Making the Connection Between Capsular Ligament…Read More
The Open Pain Journal, 2014, Volume 7 Hauser et al. R.A. Hauser1,*, P.J. Blakemore2 , J. Wang3 and D. Steilen1 1 Caring Medical Rehabilitation Services,…Read More
THE PAIN PRACTITIONER | FALL 2014 A new research article appears in the Pain Pracitioner co-authored by Ross Hauser MD. Pain is a highly charged and emotional experience that is hard to describe and…Read More
In our last post we explored the various changes in brain stucture and function that occur in chronic low back pain patients, indicating that chronic pain has a clear and direct link to feelings of depression, anxiety, poor memory and…Read More
Chronic pain patients often experience depression and and/or anxiety over their painful state. Chronic neck and back pain patients often complain of bad memory, muddled thinking, and feelings of depression and anxiety. Research from Northwestern University in Chicago shows the cellular…Read More
What happens when an obese person with low back pain loses weight? According to research published in the journal Spine, quite a few positive outcomes. Obesity’s impact on the low back Researchers observed thirty morbidly obese patients with low back…Read More
Researchers say tha they see appreciable improvements in the number of episodes of dislocation and clicking after Prolotherapy. The overall success rate, defined as the absence of any further dislocation or subluxation for more than 6 months, was 91%. Of…Read More
A common and often very overlooked joint condition, known as benign congenital hypermobility (BCH), can cause late onset chronic pain along with a plethora of other complications. An estimated 12% of the adult population in the world may have BCH,…Read More