Envisioning a Future Without Chronic Back Pain

Envisioning a Future Without Chronic Back Pain Chronic back pain, especially in the lower back and neck, is an unfortunately familiar condition for people all over the globe.  Chronic back pain is the most common musculo-skeletal condition in the world, with an … Continue Reading

Intervertebral Disc Regeneration Therapy

Intervertebral Disc Regeneration Therapy The possibilities of using stem cells, such as those derived from healthy umbilical cord blood and tissue, for regenerative treatments for a wide variety of disorders has been gaining a lot of attention in recent years … Continue Reading

A Future Without Chronic Back Pain

A Future Without Chronic Back Pain Chronic back pain, especially in the lower back and neck, is an unfortunately familiar condition for people all over the globe.  Chronic back pain is the most common musculo-skeletal condition in the world, with an estimated … Continue Reading

Inter-Vertebral Disc Regeneration Therapy

Inter-Vertebral Disc Regeneration Therapy The possibilities of using stem cells, such as those derived from healthy umbilical cord blood and tissue, for Inter-Vertebral Disc Regeneration Therapy and regenerative treatments for a wide variety of disorders has been gaining a lot … Continue Reading

Cord Blood Banking – It Doesn’t Just Help Relatives

Cord Blood Banking – It Doesn’t Just Help Relatives Due to the umbilical cord’s supply of stem-cell rich blood and tissue, cord blood banking, the freezing of the umbilical cord and its blood for future use, has gained popularity in … Continue Reading

How Do Stem Cells Function?

How Do Stem Cells Function? Stem cells have the capacity to migrate to injured tissues, a phenomenon called homing. This occurs by injury/disease signals that are released from the distressed cells/tissue. Once stem cells are delivered to a site of … Continue Reading

A Look Back: Stem Cell History

A Look Back: Stem Cell History Stem Cell History has been around for well over a century. In fact, the term stem cell was used as early as 1868 and in 1909, Alexander Maximow lectured at the Berlin Hematological Society … Continue Reading

What are Stem Cells?

What are Stem Cells? Stem cells are unspecialized cells in our bodies that have the capacity to change into any healthy cell in our body. Meaning they can change into skin, bones, heart and muscle cells to name a few. … Continue Reading

How do you get Umbilical Cord Tissue stem cells?

How do you get Umbilical Cord Tissue stem cells? Participating hospitals invite screened mothers expecting normal, healthy births to donate the resulting umbilical cord tissues. These otherwise discarded tissues are an excellent source of high-quality stem cells and growth factors … Continue Reading

What is regenerative medicine?

What is regenerative medicine? Regenerative medicine is the process of replacing, renewing or engineering human cells, tissues, organs, proteins, etc for the purposes of restoring function and homeostasis in the body. It uses any means to heal otherwise nonfunctional cells, … Continue Reading