Working to Walk Again Chris McKinnon – CBS News KRE TV A year ago Brandy Moss was just like any 16 year old. Moss doesn’t remember the car accident that left her paralyzed from the chest down, only what doctors told her at the hospital. She explained, “I was going to pick my mom up [...]
After suffering a T-6 spinal cord injury, Tim Bishop underwent 2 rounds of clinical protocols at the Stem Cell Institute in Panama City, Panama. Watch him demonstrate the remarkable gains he's made thus far. He also discusses his transformation from the despair of being bedridden and just "arms and a head" to the hope of [...]
“Before the treatment I had a complete paraplegia and now I can move my lower extremities and I can walk short distances with braces; to me this is a great improvement!” My name is Julio Esteban Molina, on October of 2007 I had an accident that caused me a spinal cord injury and left me [...]
Jason Slawson is a spinal cord injury patient injured in 2009, with a complete section, T10 level of injury. "If i keep my feet together i can travel about forty feet with the aid of my walker.” “I’m doing pretty good. I can stand up with the assistance of a walker, but it is very [...]
Dr. Riordan discusses current US FDA oversight of adult stem cell treatments, "practice of medicine" treatments that are neither regulated nor approved by the FDA, historical examples of successful medical procedures such as bariatric surgery, liposuction and ulcer treatments which were violently opposed by researchers, physicians and companies with competing financial interests.
Dr. Riordan shows a video documenting the progress of a T-12 spinal cord injury patient after her combined bone marrow and umbilical cord stem cell treatment in Panama. He shows another video of a 65 year-old man (T-9) who was treated 13 years after his injury. This case illustrates the potential of treating older people [...]
Case studies of spinal cord injury patients treated with CD34+ and mesenchymal stem cells harvested from human umbilical cord Wharton's jelly and cord blood, animal studies using mesenchymal stem cells, immunosuppression requirements in allogeneic stem cell treatments, intrathecal and intravenous administration of autologous bone marrow stem cells in spinal cord injury patients, and the role [...]
Current treatments with Adipose-, Bone Marrow- and Cord Blood-derived stem cells. Autism, Spinal Cord Injury, Heart Failure, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis treatments are outlined. Dr. Paz is the Medical Director of the Stem Cell Institute in Panama City, Panama. He is U.S. Medical Board certified in Internal Medicine.
Trish Stressman and her husband Scott discuss how stem cell therapy at the Stem Cell Institute in Panama allowed her to recover to the point at which she could safely give birth and care for her newborn daughter, Savannah Hope. Prior to stem cell treatment, Trish had no core muscles and would not have been [...]
Bone marrow stem cells are extremely sensitive to the primary by-product of alcohol, which causes permanent damage to their DNA claims researchers from the Medical Research Council (MRC) Lab of Molecular Biology. The research, which was conducted on mice, uncovers two mechanisms that normally control this type of damage; a protein group that recognizes and [...]