Muscular Dystrophy: Can Stem Cell Treatment Help?

muscular dystrophy

Muscular Dystrophy (MD) is a genetic condition that causes the muscles in your body to weaken and degenerate over time. There are several types of Muscular Dystrophies that can occur, like Becker’s Muscular Dystrophy, Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy, etc. Of these, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) is known to be the most fatal one. However, researchers are […]

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Know Everything About Umbilical Cord Blood and Cord Blood Banking

During pregnancy, the umbilical cord acts a “String of life” between the mother and the baby, and connects the baby to the placenta. In fact, the baby gets its all-necessary blood or oxygen and nutrition to survive in the mother’s womb, from the placenta through the cord. Earlier, after the baby’s delivery, the umbilical cord […]

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