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Platelet-rich plasma injection may become alternative to knee surgery

Douglas Jantz, 57, a retired middle school teacher from Houston, has been playing tennis since he was 9. He is serious about his game, so he was worried when his knees started to hurt. Eventually, he was diagnosed with osteoarthritis (OA). “Tennis is my favorite sport, so I was very upset,” he says. “I was really afraid I would have to give it up.”Subscribe to The Post Most newsletter for the most important and interesting stories from The Washington Post. A cortisone shot and physical therapy d

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The Pancreas Center at Columbia/NewYork-Presbyterian [Video]

At the Pancreas Center, we believe in care that goes beyond medications and procedures. We believe in compassion–treating people, not diseases. We believe in commitment–a team of specialists, focused on you, available when you need us. And above all, we believe in hope–providing encouragement not just with words, but with science, as our research team works to find more and better options to treat, diagnose, and prevent pancreatic conditions like pancreatic cancer and pancreatitis.From Columbia University Irving Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian hospital system.