Unproven Stem Cell Treatments Offer Hope but Also Severe Risks

Publication: Healthline
Published on: July 1, 2016
Description: Unregulated clinics worldwide are offering stem cell therapies that may not live up to the hype, and can worsen a patient’s health.

Tags: stem cells, medical therapy, medical tourism, stem cell hype, stem cell tourism, false hope, clinical research, clinical trials

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With few treatments available for many diseases — like neurological diseases, spinal cord injuries and even the effects of aging — stem cell clinics step in to fill the void, many overhyping the actual research being done in this area.