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NYT Cites Hype of Stem-Cell Treatments for Joint Problems

An active, 71-year old man who declined joint replacement in favor of stem-cell treatment is quoted in a recent New York Times article as saying, “They’re really quick to try to give you fake joints and make a bunch of money off you.” But the… 229 more words


Research Highlights | Regenerative Medicine

The annual Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Symposium this year was packed with great talks from the scientists and great commercialization advice. Here I summarized the highlights from this event, with the goal to educate and engage with the public, enhance the communication and share the stories of cutting-edge research and technology. 586 more words


'She deserved a beautiful life': Victoria 9-year-old loses lifelong battle with cancer

The family of a nine-year-old Victoria-area girl has gone public with the heartbreaking end to her long battle with cancer.

Hannah Day died in hospital Saturday, surrounded by her parents and sisters. 345 more words


Don't miss the Comma: Getting out of the "Me" Mentality

As is fairly typical for me, I had planned to spend this afternoon blogging about one thing, but after a timely message at church this morning, my intention for this post has done a 180. 3,293 more words