Cell transplantation is a promising new avenue for treating cerebral palsy (CP). Previous research has shown that stem cell therapy can help children with cerebral palsy; a study published this month indicates that treatment with macrophages may also be effective. Essentially, macrophages are cells that can repair damaged brain tissue and blood vessels, thereby enhancing…
A high school boy who had to use a walker everyday trains with the football team and scores a touchdown – and runs off the field with no assistance!
Failure to timely diagnose and treat an incompetent cervix can have tragic consequences for the baby, such as very early labor, which can cause permanent brain damage and death.