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The Marrow Miner – A Better Way to Harvest Bone Marrow by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Wed 29 Jul 2009 10:42pm With all the recent technology with stem cells, this is fascinating to watch how this physician has created a device and procedure to harvest bone marrow with very little discomfort for the donor.    Daniel Kraft demos his Marrow Miner -- a new device that quickly harvests life-saving bone marrow with minimal pain to the donor. He em ... Read on »
Pfizer Withdraws Bone Marrow Cancer Treatment Drug Mylotarg from U.S. Market at the Request of the FDA by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 21 Jun 2010 2:16pm If you are a cancer patient being treated with this drug, as of today it will no longer be available without a specific request sent to the FDA.  The drug did not work in short and there was the side effect of liver disease related to the product.  The drug was used as a treatment for bone marrow cancer.  The drug didn’t prove any benefi ... Read on »
Stem Cells from Bone Marrow Can Be Used To Regenerate Bladders by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 26 Nov 2010 1:03pm If you follow along this blog, then you may already know there are women and children walking around with bladders that have been grown in labs, amazing technology.  Below is a link with a couple videos that explains the process and now we have a new revelation where bone marrow cells can be used instead of animal cells to grow bladders.  Regen ... Read on »
Oklahoma Legislator Donates Bone Marrow Stem Cells and Saves Arizona Woman’s Life Who Has Hodgkin's Lymphoma by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Sat 11 Dec 2010 1:59pm Stems cells are hot, and they save lives too.  Again I hope our government can quit stumbling all over themselves and get the laws written so all of the research can continue here and we can go about saving lives and continue the valued research as Congress had approved this bi-partisan many times, it’s just a matter of the language the judges ... Read on »
UMass Memorial Medical Center Created A New Marketing Approach for Attracting Bone Marrow Testing-Model Wearing Short Skirts by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Wed 22 Dec 2010 12:02am The Caitlin Raymond International Registry for bone marrow donors is run by the hospital and when all the insurers started seeing a growth in the number of claims, well folks stated looking.  The models are now unemployed there and more investigations are ongoing.  The free testing involved finding a DNA match to see if there is anyone o ... Read on »
Man Saves Life With His Own Stem Cells Going Beyond the Stent With Bone Marrow Injections to Grow New Arteries (Video) by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 07 Feb 2011 1:27am Perhaps too someday many of the stents used today might become obsolete too as you watch what is done in the video.  Stem cells are grown from the patient’s own bone marrow and in one case the results were felt almost immediately by the patient as the stem cells grow new arteries around the heart.  In another case a woman with extreme pa ... Read on »
Australian Woman Has Stem Cell Transplant of Bone Marrow to Treat Multiple Sclerosis-Walking Again and Pain Is Gone by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 11 Feb 2011 12:57pm This is a pretty amazing story and she’s the second person in Australia to under go the procedure.  She says it’s a miracle so far as she’s up walking again after being in a wheel chair for 2 years and if that were me I would be ecstatic too. In 70 percent of those treated there is no evidence of the recurrence of the disease over 100 months. ... Read on »
A Taste of the New Truffles (& Bone Marrow) by Every Little Thing Blog Health MavenFacebook Posted Wed 10 Aug 2011 7:33am One week ago today, I ate bone marrow. And it was fantastic.   Let me back up a bit. Truffles is a restaurant in Ladue that recently revamped their look, menu, and overall experience. I was never able to visit the old Truffles but the “new” version was very inviting and had a great happy hour - $3 glass of wine? Yes, please! The Truf ... Read on »
Bone Marrow Donors Now Have the Opportunity to be Paid–California Judge Rules This is Not An Organ Transplant by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Thu 01 Dec 2011 10:55pm This is now a stem cell procedure with harvesting cells so the courts kept up with the times as far as what the procedure really is.  Bone marrow donors are hard to find and one organization wants to offer $3k in scholarships, gifts to charities and so on.  I t now appears any form of compensation goes and patients can now ask insurers t ... Read on »
Bone Marrow: Delicious, Nutritious and Underappreciated by Mark S. Healthy Living Professional Posted Wed 07 Apr 2010 9:58am 1 Comment If you’re truly interested in consuming the original Primal brain food, look no further than bone marrow: perhaps the first reliable source of large, fatty animal products our scrappy ancestors were able to procure. Yes, before we became spear-using cunning tacticians surrounding, stalking, and out-maneuvering large prehistoric ungulates, we fe ... Read on »