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Cord blood - stem cells

I am 8 months pregnant and wondering if my baby could possibly help my 11 year daughter with her type 1 diabetes. My daughter has had diabetes for 7 years now. I have researched...

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Stem cell...

Just wanted to know if anyone out there has a child that they have given stem cells for CP and what the effects were and if you recommend doing it or not. I would love to hear...

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Stem cell research

My oldest son is a paraplegic. He was in a car accident when he was 15 which caused him to be paralyzed from the waist down. What does everyone think of the controversial...

Started by Cindy on 07/24/2009 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 07/25/2009 by Jill

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Stem Cell Research

So, I'm curious, what are you thoughts on this topic? I believe it's ok (& necessary!) to use embryonic stem cells to make scientific advances and save or better the lives of...

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Stem Cell Research

For or against it? Why? I think it's beneficial. Canada and Britain are already doing it.(So is California for the Americans in here) I'm sure other countries are as well I...

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Stem cell ban research lifted

A federal court has given the Obama administration the go-ahead to continue funding embryonic stem-cell research. The controversial 2-1 decision Friday is a victory for...

Started by Katherine on 05/02/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 05/05/2011 by Corrie

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Stem cell ban on research lifted

http://www.cnn.com/2011/US/04/29/stem.cells/index.html A federal court has given the Obama administration the go-ahead to continue funding embryonic stem-cell research. The...

Started by Katherine on 05/02/2011 in Informed Moms

Last update on 08/08/2012 by Stephen Daniel

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Cord blood bank

My hubby and i are discussing saving the ucord for our child. it is somewhat pricey but i would just like to know what others think.

Started by Kyla on 10/29/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 08/29/2011 by Kyla

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Wait to clamp that cord....

"Delaying clamping for an extra minute or two may help prevent anemia in full-term infants, according to a study cited by the researchers. Studies on preterm infants have found...

Started by Amy on 04/12/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 04/13/2011 by Merry

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Saving cord blood... is it a total scam?

Cord banks are advertised everywhere you look but I've been reading about it and it sounds like a scam. The risks of early cord clamping far outweigh the benefits, according to...

Started by Anna on 06/22/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/26/2011 by Carrie