August 16, 2018

Today if we open our internet browser and search for stem cell therapy, we will get hundreds of results in a single click.  A large numbers of clinics and hospitals have popped up offering stem cell treatments. In search, we also come across with news of few clinics, which are just selling multivitamin or steroids …


August 9, 2018

Multiple sclerosis is the most common chronic neurological disorder that affects nerve cells of brain and spinal cord. It affects people of all ages but is more prevalent among 20-40 year old people. MS mainly affects quality of life rather than longevity and causes socio-economic burden to society. It deteriorates life quality by impairing person’s …


August 2, 2018

Raising a child is not an easy task, and it becomes more difficult for parents of children with disabilities. Cerebral palsy is one of the most common childhood disorders. Children with cerebral palsy find it difficult to walk, sit, communicate and even eat. Even simple movement like standing is also difficult. Normal day to day …


July 31, 2018

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease of the brain and/or spinal cord and gets progressively debilitating over time. This disease can be seen in all age groups, being more prevalent in younger sections, women and more number of cases in northern latitudes. This disease is a peculiar one among neurological diseases as its mechanism is …


One of the most disastrous inabilities is Spinal cord injury (SCI), with reports of 29.5 cases in a million per year! A majority of patients are young people in the age group of 20 to 29 years. Major causes of SCI are sports or violence, accidents involving vehicles, and injuries due to industries. The Spinal …


July 28, 2018

Our kidneys work to eliminate waste and toxins from the body. They also produce hormones that control other body functions. Kidney disorder is a condition in which there is a steady decline in the kidney function, which is a gradual process extending on for weeks, months, and years. The disorder may be acute (AKD), with …


July 26, 2018

What are the benefits of stem cell therapy for ADHD ? Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is mental condition causing inattention, hyperactivity and impulsive behaviour. ADHD is also accompanied by the symptoms of anxiety, panic or depression and low self-esteem. A major challenge with the incidence of ADHD is the absence of proper treatment. The …


July 24, 2018

In recent time, there has been great deal of talk about stem cells as future of medicine. Stem cells can cure diseases! Stem cell can extend our lifespan! But in actual what these magic stem cells are, how they differ from normal body cells. Our body is made up of about 30 trillion cells. Imagine …


July 20, 2018

One of the most ubiquitous behavioral problems seen in children is Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The disease is mostly seen in children, with more numbers of boys getting affected. All around the world, there is an incidence of 4-12% ADHD in school going children, while nearly 4-5% of patients are college going or are adults, with …


July 19, 2018

The first successful bone marrow transplant in 1956 has opened the door of new therapeutic modality- stem cell therapy. Since then, stem cell treatment and research is continuously evolving and expanding. Few decades ago, our neuro doctors were in notion that brain cells cannot regenerate, but today with stem cell research it has been evident …