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Tag: stem cells

This page contains all our major blog content on stem cell treatment, research, therapies, #stemcellhype and more.

8/7/2018

Headline vs. study: Promises for your heart, brain, and the common flu

2 5/24/2018

In portraying a silver lining to Santa Fe school shooting, news stories mislead public about GoFundMe campaign for victim’s husband

5/9/2018

Crowdfunding’s dark side: When patients seek help paying for stem cell treatments, misinformation rules

2 2/27/2018

News coverage of crowdfunding appeals may help some people, but hidden costs are steep

2/1/2018

Animated map illustrates ‘wildfire spread’ of unregulated stem cell clinics in U.S.

12/5/2017

Smithsonian’s imbalanced stem cell coverage: Will it help dodgy clinics lure desperate patients?

1 11/2/2017

In need of scrutiny: Misleading stem cell claims by academic medical centers

9/6/2017

Headline vs. study: Stem cells ‘slow aging’ and ‘rejuvenate’ old hearts

8/29/2017

FDA announces action against two stem cell clinics: Is that a ‘crackdown’?    

8/8/2017

Stem cell hype: Join the conversation