Tag Archives: Stem

FDA Cracks Down on Stem Cell Clinics But Patients Are Still at Risk

On Monday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that the agency is targeting clinics that offer unproven stem cell therapies, calling such offices “unscrupulous clinics” selling “so-called cures.” The FDA seized materials from one clinic in California, and … Continue reading

Posted in Health and Fitness | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Three People Are Nearly Blind After Getting a Stem Cell Treatment

When doctors give their patients a difficult diagnosis, whether it’s for a condition like cancer or a rarer disease for which there is no standard treatment, they often refer them to clinicaltrials.gov. The National Institutes of Health and National Library … Continue reading

Posted in Health and Fitness | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment