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Dr. Gary Kaplan Interviewed by Time.com

Depression Is a Risk Factor for Dementia, New Research Says  by Alexandra Sifferlin, www.Time.com, July 30, 2014   The two have been linked before, but the new study says depression may be an independent risk factor for the disease The link between depression and dementia is puzzling for researchers. Many studies have noticed a correlation [...]

Dr. Gary Kaplan Interviewed by RodaleNews.com

New Potential for Alzheimer's Prevention, Finds Breakthrough Study  by Julia Merz, www.RodaleNews.com, July 30, 2014 The connection between Alzheimer's and depression has been known for years. The big mystery, though, is exactly how (and if) one affects the other. "Is the depression a consequence of the dementia? Do both problems develop from the same underlying [...]

Dr. Gary Kaplan Featured on WomensHealthMag.com

The Mystery of Chronic Pain, Solved   Unrelenting agony with no clear cause has long baffled doctors. According to the new book Total Recovery, a fixable glitch in your brain could be to blame. Lindsay Burkett, 23, had the job of her dreams: working on Capitol Hill as a congressional aide. Grueling 12- to 15-hour [...]

Wall Street Journal Reviews “Total Recovery”

How Mainstream Medicine Is Stepping Out of the Mainstream by Laura Landro, www.WSJ.com, June 30, 2014 Total Recovery: Solving the Mystery of Chronic Pain and Depression offers a glimpse into the nontraditional practices that are working their way into mainstream medicine. Integrative medicine is a hot topic in health care these days, as even the [...]

Dr. Gary Kaplan Participates in “Current Indications of Acupuncture,” a Medical Roundtable Discussion

The Medical Roundtable: General Medicine Edition Volume 1, Issue 4 Dr. Gary Kaplan participated in a roundtable discussion on "Current Indications of Acupuncture." This discussion focused primarily on: The history of acupuncture; How acupuncture is used in clinical settings; Safety issues surrounding the use of acupuncture; The clinical evidence of effectiveness and efficacy of acupuncture; [...]

Dr. Gary Kaplan Featured in Prevention Magazine

Is Inflammation What's Causing Your Depression? by Kate Lowenstein, Prevention Magazine, April 2014 It's a riddle that vexes even the most lettered researchers - a widespread medical predicament affecting more people than cancer and heart disease combined, and yet there's no consensus on what's to blame. One hundred million Americans suffer from chronic pain, and [...]

Dr. Gary Kaplan Featured in “The Pain Practitioner” Magazine

Dr. Gary Kaplan, along with co-author Juliana Heimur, BA, recently contributed to The Pain Practitioner, the quarterly magazine published by the American Academy of Pain Management (AAPM). The article, titled "Microglia and Central Sensitization Syndrome: A New Paradigm for Understanding and Treating Chronic Pain and Depression," discusses the role of microglia, a type of glial [...]

Total Recovery Lecture Series: Novel Treatments for Joint, Tendon & Ligament Pain

[youtube id="L8KM_m9Qopg" width="750" height="438" autoplay="no" api_params="" class=""] Dr. David Wang, Harvard trained and Board Certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, is an international leader in the growing field of Regenerative Injection Therapy, including Prolotherapy and Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injection. Regenerative Injection Therapy, which includes the time-tested prolotherapy and naturally powerful platelet-rich plasma represents the [...]

Dr. Kaplan Appointed to the National Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Advisory Committee

Dr. Kaplan has been appointed by U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), Kathleen Sebelius, to the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Advisory Committee (CFSAC). The Committee provides advice and recommendations to the Secretary of HHS through the Assistant Secretary for Health on issues related to myalgic encephalomyelitis and chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS), such as access [...]

Dr. Lilienfield Explains How Women Can Proactively Assess Their Risk of Developing Breast Cancer

Identifying And Confronting Breast Cancer Risks Thanks in part to government projects such as the Women’s Health Initiative and outreach by celebrities like Angelina Jolie, the risks associated with breast cancer are commonly discussed in the national media. Still, many women may wonder where to begin after determining the need to assess their own risk [...]