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Benefits of Stem Cells
Benefits of Stem Cells
Stem cells hold many benefits for treating serious conditions such as Parkinson's disease and diabetes. Potential also exists to prevent diseases such as cancer once…...
Bone Marrow Stem Cells and Diabetes
Bone Marrow Stem Cells and Diabetes
As the prevalence of diabetes increases, the hope for an effective treatment is even more important. Stem cells have shown promise to one day successfully treat diabetes....
Bone Repair With Stem Cells
Bone Repair With Stem Cells
Stem cells from fat may be able to help directly at the site of bone damage to repair bone and help the patient heal....
Breast Implants from Stem Cells
Breast Implants from Stem Cells
Given the promising results thus far, stem cells may soon be available for breast augmentation....
Breast Tissue and Stem Cells
Breast Tissue and Stem Cells
Breast tissue contains stem cells that can actually lead to uncontrolled growth, resulting in breast cancer....
Building a Windpipe from Stem Cells
Building a Windpipe from Stem Cells
A groundbreaking treatment with stem cells allowed a woman to receive a rebuilt windpipe....
Cancer and Stem Cells
Cancer and Stem Cells
Stem cells are currently used to treat certain cancers and they may also hold the key to finding other treatments, or eventually, a cure....
Fighting Infection With Stem Cells
Fighting Infection With Stem Cells
Sepsis is a potentially deadly condition with few treatments. New research, however, suggests stem cells can help....
Growing Facial Bones With Stem Cells
Growing Facial Bones With Stem Cells
One of the most promising potential uses for stem cells is to grow bones for patients who need them, such as those who have bone cancer or have been injured in the…...
Improving Memory With Stem Cells
Improving Memory With Stem Cells
Stem cells have shown exciting promise to help improve the memory of patients who have Alzheimer's disease. While they don't provide a cure, they can improve…...
Lowering Stem Cell Cancer Risk
Lowering Stem Cell Cancer Risk
New research has shown promise for lowering the risk of cancer from uncontrolled stem cell growth....
Major Diseases and Stem Cells
Major Diseases and Stem Cells
Stem cells may help cancer, retinal diseases, diabetes, heart disease and Parkinson's disease. Their potential to reduce morbidity and mortality from these diseases…...
Stem Cell Treatments for Joint Injuries
Stem Cell Treatments for Joint Injuries
Joint injuries can be slow healing and difficult to treat, but research using stem cells suggests they may be able to eventually replace damaged tissue....
Stem Cells and Brittle Bone Disease
Stem Cells and Brittle Bone Disease
Stem cells may be able to prolong the lives of children who suffer from brittle bone disease by improving collagen production and therefore reducing the number of…...
Stem Cells and Gene Therapy
Stem Cells and Gene Therapy
Gene therapy is a relatively new concept that can provide benefits when combined with stem cells. Many challenges, however, must still be overcome before use can…...
Stem Cells and Hair Loss
Stem Cells and Hair Loss
Stem cell research shows promise to treat hair loss but many years of research are still needed before the treatment becomes a reality....
Stem Cells and HIV
Stem Cells and HIV
Stem cells are part of a novel treatment to arm a patient's immune system to battle HIV....
Stem Cells and Insulin-free Diabetics
Stem Cells and Insulin-free Diabetics
Research suggests that one day, people with type 1 diabetes may be able to live free from insulin injections each day. Instead, they will undergo treatment with stem…...
Stem Cells for Leukaemia
Stem Cells for Leukaemia
Stem cell treatment may take time to reach the public, but one for leukaemia has been around for decades....
Stem Cells for Stroke Victims
Stem Cells for Stroke Victims
New stem cell research provides hope for people who have suffered from a stroke....
Stem Cells from Skin Cells
Stem Cells from Skin Cells
Scientists have recently found a method of developing stem cells from skin cells which so far has shown very promising results and could help treat illnesses and…...
Stem Cells to Re-attach Teeth
Stem Cells to Re-attach Teeth
A new study suggest stem cells can re-attach teeth, providing a potential treatment for those who have gum disease....
Stem Cells to Revive Rare Animals
Stem Cells to Revive Rare Animals
Extinct animals may be revived from the dead through new and promising procedures using stem cells. The result is improved genetic biodiversity....
Treatments with Stem Cells
Treatments with Stem Cells
There are many stem cell treatments that are being researched alongside current treatments for serious health conditions. With continued investigation, it is expected…...
Turning Stem Cells Into Sperm
Turning Stem Cells Into Sperm
Stem cells have the potential to treat infertility by differentiating into sperm....
Using Drugs to Unlock Stem Cells
Using Drugs to Unlock Stem Cells
Drugs can unlock the exciting potential of stem cells for treating disease....
Wrinkle-free With Stem Cells
Wrinkle-free With Stem Cells
While there is some suggestion that stem cells applied in a topical cream could help reduce wrinkles, critics are quick to disagree and warn you should not waste your…...
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