After an accident, how does the human body take care of itself to repair, recover, and grow?  “The body’s internal emergency response team is the first one on the scene, responding instantly to biochemical distress signals from damaged tissue,” explained Dr. Vijay Vad, an expert in developing minimally invasive non-surgical treatments for spine, arthritis, and sports injuries.  Specialized cells and proteins seal off the injured area, destroy damaged tissue, and kill invading bacteria.  This is our body’s inflammatory response at ...