Stem Cell Treatment for Lyme Disease

Stem Cell Treatment for Lyme Disease? Is there a stem cell treatment or cure for Lyme disease? According to a CBS News report, six siblings from Chicago flew all the way to India to undergo a stem cell treatment for their Lyme disease. They were accompanied by their parents, Jim and Wendy Sweeney.

The family made the trip “after nine years of searching for answers, after seeing endless amounts of doctors who couldn’t treat Lyme disease”.

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Stem Cell for Stroke Patients: Safety and Effectiveness – UK, India Research

Stem Cell For Stroke Victims Update (12 August 2013): Aside from the two Indian studies mentioned in our original post below which offer hope that stem cell therapy can help stroke patients, a new study – this time coming from the United Kingdom – suggests that infusing the brain with stem cells may help patients recover after a stroke. The BBC tells us more:

Infusing stem cells into the brain may help boost recovery after a stroke, according to a pilot study by Imperial College London.

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