By Wesley J. Smith During the Great Embryonic Stem Cell Debate, circa 2001-2008, I watched “the scientists” blatantly lie about the supposedly low potential for adult stem cells and the CURES! CURES! CURES that were just around the corner from embryonic stem cells. You remember: Children would soon be out of their wheelchairs and Uncle …Continue reading "Adult Stem Cells Now the ‘Gold Standard’"
By Dave Andrusko Understandably, all the attention in response to an article posted Monday in the journal “Nature” was captured in the headline in many ensuing stories: “Second HIV patient is in long-term remission, a decade after the first.” The patient, “whose identity hasn’t been disclosed, was able to stop taking antiretroviral drugs, with no …Continue reading "Thanks to adult stem cells, man free of the AIDS virus"
By Claire Chretien February 8, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – Cutting-edge treatment with adult stem cells helped a paralyzed woman regain feeling in her body and start to walk again. The Charlotte Lozier Institute (CLI) released a new video of Laura Dominguez-Tauer, whose story they first told in 2011, showing the progress in her life since receiving …Continue reading "‘It was incredible’: adult stem cells help paralyzed woman walk again"
By David Prentice, Ph.D. When people talk about something that “saved their skin,” they usually mean that it helped them out of a difficult situation. But a young boy in Germany has literally had his skin—and his life—saved through the use of genetically-engineered adult stem cells. Adult stem cells are the ethically acceptable alternative to …Continue reading "Adult Stem Cells and Gene Therapy Save a Young Boy"
By Dave Andrusko Later today or more likely tomorrow I will post a story that I’ve tried to get to since last Friday. In a controlled study, patients received a single injection of a type of adult stem cell, isolated from umbilical cords. Patients who received these cells showed significant and long-lasting improvement in the …Continue reading "Decades after baby’s birth, fetal cells “come to a mother’s rescue”"
By David Prentice Editor’s note. This story appeared in the May digital edition of National Right to Life News. The entire 41-page issue can be read here. Please pass the issue along to your pro-life family and friends Stem cells. Those words can conjure up many images for those who hear them: cures, death of …Continue reading "NRL Convention 2017 provides an antidote to anti-life rhetoric regarding stem cells"
By Xavier Symons A little over a decade ago Australia was fiercely debating the ethics of stem cell research. Now one of the central figures of that debate, adult stem cell researcher Alan Mackay-Sim, has been named Australian of the Year. Mackay-Sim, who received the award at a ceremony in Canberra last week, was a …Continue reading "Leading Adult Stem Cell Researcher named Australian of the Year"
By David Prentice Your eyes beheld my unformed substance; in your book were written, every one of them, the days that were formed for me, when as yet there was none of them. — Psalm 139:16 We are now just a little more than two weeks away from Christmas when Christians celebrate the birth of …Continue reading "Over 60,000 people a year around the globe receive ethically-acceptable adult stem cell transplants for dozens of different conditions"
By Dave Andrusko Contained in a “Q&A” that ran today in the Texas Tribune is still more evidence that the truth is gradually seeping out: the wave of the future is not embryonic stem cells but adult stem cells that come from morally acceptable sources. Reporter Sarah Schroeder interviewed Dr. Charles Cox, a pediatric neurosurgeon …Continue reading "New trial to investigate use of adult stem cells to treat adults with traumatic brain injuries"
Adult Stem Cells “Gave Me a New Lease on Life,” Cindy Schroeder Says in StemCellResearchFacts.org Testimonial Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through September 7. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the stories our readers have told …Continue reading "New Video: Woman’s Deadly Cancer Treated with Her Own Cells"
By David Prentice, Research Director, Charlotte Lozier Institute Editor’s note. This first appeared in the Daily Caller and is reprinted with the author’s permission. Stem cell therapies and their lifesaving results are arguably the best kept medical secret. Stem cells are currently being used in several thousand FDA-approved clinical trials, are treating tens of thousands …Continue reading "The successful use of Adult Stem Cells: The Best Kept Secret In Medicine"
By Dave Andrusko The headline in Nature World News seemingly couldn’t be much more optimistic: “Goodbye Arthritis: Stem Cell Therapy Could Revolutionize Hip Replacement.” Except for the additional good news when the reader learns the source of the stem cells. Not embryonic cells—sold to a gullible public as a cure-all—but the patient’s own stem cells …Continue reading "Adult Stem Cells may eliminate need for hip replacements"