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How Stem Cell Can Help Spine Degeneration

How Stem Cell Can Help Spine Degeneration

by Yenny (SU)
The back pain resulting from spinal degeneration can get so bad that even simple movements become major ordeals. Participating in family outings can be a chore, even bending to tie your shoes may be off-limits. When you start changing your day to day life to adapt to debilitating back pain, it’s time to seek treatment.

What is Regenerative Medicine?

What is Regenerative Medicine?

by Rismary Cabrera
Regenerative medicine represents what may turn out to be the greatest leap forward in medicine since the discover of penicillin. Regenerative medicine is based on the harnessing potential regenerative processes using adult stem cells, as well as other therapies such as tissue engineering. In short, it is an emerging field that may allow for new forms of treatment that can heal or replace tissues and organs damaged by disease, birth defects and injury. Researchers are working tirelessly to create treatments that can renew and recreate the human body in ways that previous generations could only imagine.

What Are Adult Stem Cells and Why Are They a Medical Game Changer?

What Are Adult Stem Cells and Why Are They a Medical Game Changer?

by Shearly (SU)
Adult stem cells are called undifferentiated cells, meaning that they can change to create other kinds of specialized cells. There are many different types of these stem cells within your body. Each kind of tissue in your body has a specific set of stem cells. This means that they can be taken from your own body from blood, bone marrow, skin, bone, skeletal muscle, teeth and other organs.