Cancer

Updated: Tuesday July 28, 2015

Cancer Information

Excellent website providing full information on types and treatment of specific cancers.
http://www.cancer.ca/

 

Children’s Cancer Awareness

Banking cord blood can be life saving. Stem cells from cord blood have been used for over 20 years, and treat 80 different diseases, including certain types of cancer and immune disorders. Over 35,000 patients have received a successful transplant, with thousands more being treated every year.

Cord blood is considered regenerative medicine, a relatively new field of medical therapy that repairs cells and tissues. Regenerative medicine is predicted to be an extremely important discipline in the next decade. Umbilical cord blood is one of the richest sources of stem cells, which serve as the basis for reparative treatment.  Every year, medical trials test new therapies, increasing treatment options for patients and doctors.

http://www.cordbloodbanking.com/cord-blood/

 

 

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