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Transforming Lung Disease Treatment – The Lung Institute

The Lung Institute, started in 2013, with the prime intention and ultimate goal of offering an alternative and less invasive treatment for patients who suffer from various lung diseases. In less than five years, over 3,000 patients have had the opportunity to seek the innovative treatment option from The Lung Institute with nearly three quarters of these patients indicating that their quality of life significantly improved.

The treatment options available use stem cells from the patient’s body to treat lung diseases such as Interstitial Lung Disease, COPD, Emphysema, Chronic Bronchitis, Pneumoconiosis, Bronchiectasis, or Pulmonary Fibrosis, just to name a few, full list available on lunginstitute.com. Stem cell treatment is an option that is available for someone who has been diagnosed recently or years ago. This treatment option will produce a natural healing effect at any stage of a patient’s disease.

PR Web explains stem cell treatments uses autologous cells or cells within the patient’s body. What this means is the treatment is not very invasive, safe, and requires no hospital stay. The treatment is received as an outpatient and typically within a few days.

The Lung Institute realizes the importance of stem cells and the immense power these building blocks of life have on the healing of the human body. The plasticity of the stem cells allow it not only reproduce itself, but the cells also have the ability to change itself to conform to the area of the body it is currently in. These powerful cells have transformed the types of treatment available for those suffering from lung diseases. For more information, visit the Lung Institute’s website.

Reference: https://www.bcm.edu/healthcare/care-centers/lung-institute