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heal

(hēl),
1. To restore to health, especially to cause an ulcer or wound to cicatrize or unite.
2. To become well, to be cured; to cicatrize or close, said of an ulcer or wound.
[A.S. healan]

heal

(hēl)
1. to restore wounded parts or to make healthy.
2. to become well or healthy.

heal

(hēl)
1. To restore to health, especially to cause an ulcer or wound to cicatrize or unite.
2. To become well, to be cured; to cicatrize or close, said of an ulcer or wound.
[A.S. haclan]

heal

(hēl)
To restore to health.
[A.S. haclan]

Patient discussion about heal

Q. How frequently do people heal from arthritis? what are the chances for it to go away? any statistics?

A. arthritis is pain/swelling/stiffness/and redness of joints---arthritis is not a single disorder,but the name of joint diseace from a number of causes--the cause is wear/tear on the joints. threatment: antibiotic drugs/anti inflammatory drugs. most common is rheumatoid/osteoarthritis/an still disease(children under the age of 4,which clears up after a few years)-arthritis may occure as a complication of infection elsewhere in the body, such as chickenpox/rubella/german measles/mumps/rheumatic fever, or gonorrhea. In most cases this disease can only be controled by meds,ther is no cure as of yet.

Q. HOW CAN ENERGIES AFFECT THE HEALING OF THE BODY?CHI, ELOPTIC, YOU'R SEVEN SHOCKERS ECT POSITIVE OR NEGITIVE? ENERGIES WE EXPRESS AND RECIEVE TO AND FROM OTHERS

A. Chinese medicine and alternatives should be approached with caution, but that said, a modality that has been around for over 3,000 years must have benefits. The practitioner may possibly be a bit more suspect. Then again, nothing ventured, nothing gained. If you haven’t any experience with it, how can one have a legitimate opinion?
Remember, a hundred years ago, our very own “Doctors” cured with leaches and such… it wasn’t until they pooled their resources together and lobbied the government for the right to the name of “Doctor or Medical Practitioner”. That’s it. No science, just lobbying the politicians….

Q. For those that had an epimacular membrane removed, how long was it before your eye healed? How was your vision afterwards? Do you now require or benefit from glasses?

A. Epimacular membrane removal can be associated with a variety of ocular conditions and therefore the healing process varies tremendously depending on the underlying pathology. Furthermore, this condition may recur.

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In the early 1980s, the first hydrocolloid dressings (Duoderm) were introduced after numerous clinical studies had shown that the gel-type, polymer dressings not only healed experimental superficial wounds faster than gauze, but also facilitated healing of most (previously) recalcitrant pressure and leg ulcers.
Another patient who had recently enrolled in the study had not yet healed at eight weeks.
The simple fact that Jesus healed clearly indicates that to him salvation had an unquestionable bodily dimension.
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There are accounts also in the gospels of Matthew and Luke of the occasion when Jesus, returning to Simon's house after the Sabbath worship in the synagogue, healed Simon's wife's mother and later healed many sick and afflicted people.
The results of Grant's 4-month experience in 65 patients are comparable to those obtained in the national trials, which reported that most wounds treated with growth factor healed within 8 to 12 weeks.
Kirsner said, "OrCel has raised the bar by which wound healing products are measured by performing a 12 week trial and finding superior healing in ulcers treated with the product, especially those dermal in nature, where 60% of wounds healed.