Adult Stem Cell Awareness

May 29, 2009

Parents of boy cured of sickle cell anemia talk about their experience

Filed under: adult stem cell awareness,alternative sources,Real Hope — benotafraid @ 10:34 am

Great interview provided by Texas Alliance for Life. Little Joseph had three blood transfusions by the age of three, and his condition was chronically poor. Though his  parents were aware of a cord blood therapy, they were having a difficult time finding a match for their son.  Then they discovered they were expecting another child. Baby brother Isaac’s cord blood cells provided the match needed for Joseph’s therapies. Watch the story:

 

See also: Adios, Sickle Cell Anemia, Disability Advocates Need NOT Support ESC Research

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  1. […] you! Your baby’s cord blood produces stem cells that cure or treat many conditions, such as sickle cell anemia, diGeorge syndrome, Hurler syndrome, epidermolysis bullosa,  and so far up to 66 more. This […]

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