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$2.6 Million To Develop Alzheimer's Treatment Using Umbilical Cord Blood Cells by Susan Berg Posted Sun 14 Nov 2010 12:00am Here is a great for caregivers and healthcare professinals, Here is information on being the best caregiver you can be Here is a way for nurses administrators, social workers and other health care professionals to get an easyceu or two Here are more interesting dementia brain boosting activities Get your subs ... Read on »
An Exploration Study of Umbilical Cord Stem Cell Treatment in Lupus by Wick D. Posted Wed 21 Jul 2010 8:32am In animal studies, stem cells taken from the umbilical cord (which connects the mother to the baby during pregnancy) have been found to help treat a variety of diseases, including lupus. However, umbilical cord stem cells have not been given to humans before. The researchers hoped to determine whether umbilical cord stem cells could be given ... Read on »
An Exploration Study of Umbilical Cord Stem Cell Treatment in Lupus by Duane P. Patient Expert Posted Wed 21 Jul 2010 8:11am In animal studies, stem cells taken from the umbilical cord (which connects the mother to the baby during pregnancy) have been found to help treat a variety of diseases, including lupus. However, umbilical cord stem cells have not been given to humans before. The researchers hoped to determine whether umbilical cord stem cells could be given safe ... Read on »
Claims Umbilical Cord Preservation A Waste Of Money by just 4 families Patient Expert Posted Thu 22 Jan 2009 3:57pm Umbilical cord blood preservation makes the news yet again. The Brisbane Courier Mail has published an article that claims that many Australians are wasting their money through umbilical cord preservation using private companies. They cite the lack of use of preserved umbilical cord blood as their rationale. I am not in a position to dispute ... Read on »
Girl cured of brain cancer using umbilical cord stem cells by David Granovsky Posted Mon 07 Mar 2011 12:00am In the first transplant of umbilical cord stem cells in Spanish history, a four year old girl has been cured of a brain tumor… Alba Martinez was born in the province of Cádiz in 2007 and despite her good health, her parents say they decided to provide her with “life insurance” by means of preserving her umbilical cord in cold stora ... Read on »
Hemacord Approved by FDA First Umbilical Cord Product For Treating Cancer and Immune Disorders by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Thu 10 Nov 2011 8:19pm The cells are absorbed into the bone marrow and reproduce and then move into the blood stream, about the same process as a bone marrow transplant and actually is an alternative treatment.  The entire concept is to rebuild the body’s immune system to fight of cancer and other disorders.  This is kind of nice that a non profit center independent ... Read on »
Lupus Study Shows Promising Results Using Umbilical Cord Mesenchymal Stem Cells | Scimitar Equity Blog by David Granovsky Posted Mon 07 Jun 2010 9:35pm Lupus Study Shows Promising Results Using Umbilical Cord Mesenchymal Stem Cells June 7th, 2010 Henry McCusker The new study shows that umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cell transplant (UC-MSCT) may improve symptoms and biochemical values in patients with severe refractory systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). In the 5/10 ... Read on »
Heart Valves May One Day be Made From Umbilical Cord Blood Stemcells by Wesley J. Smith Patient Expert Posted Tue 23 Dec 2008 9:14pm The Bush embryonic stem cell funding limitations will be histoire as of January 20, 2009. But the advances in ethical stem cell research, that I believe his policy did much to promote, will not abate. Now, umbilical cord blood stem cells have been used to create rudimentary heart valves. From the story: Stem cells collected at birth ... Read on »
Umbilical Cord Blood: Donate, Bank, or Toss by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted Tue 21 Oct 2008 12:20am    Listed below are some links to various umbilical cord blood sites and educational information. I personally didn't have this choice when my own children were born in 1986 and 1996 however, in 2000, my IP's decided to bank the cord blood of their newborn twins...and in 2005, my 2nd couple decided NOT to bank the blood of their newborns...s ... Read on »
Mercy Medical Center- A Catholic Hospital Opens the First Public Umbilical Cord Blood Bank by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 11 Oct 2010 12:06pm The stem cells are not or use for transplants but can be used for research.  There are several private banks located across the county but this facility is the first public one to start.  The stem cells will be entered into the National Marrow Donor Program around the country.  Once a woman makes a donation the stem cells are separated ... Read on »