stem cell therapy

  1. S

    ALS treatment and scams

    Israel completed a legitimate study where the protocol was used in three parallel studies in the US at Mayo clinic, Emory and Mass General. Research into China is nothing but a scam. No studies to evaluate. Be real careful. There is no cure yet and stem cell therapy for ALS is til in its...
  2. S

    Old and Diagnosed

    I am a 64 year old male and I was diagnosed with ALS in January 2016. My primary symptoms have been a progressive weakness in my arms. While the EMG says the legs are also weakening, I do not yet feel that. I also at present do not have any "upper motor neuron" symptoms. I have tried to get...
  3. H

    I need help with few things

    Hi, Today I have started to believe that my mother might have ALS (still in a bit of denial). She has lost the ability to walk as he other leg is also affected now including the ability to easily turn sides. So far, she has problems in lower limbs only (somehow I am just hoping it will stay...
  4. N

    Q Therapeutics Announces FDA Clearance of Its Stem Cell Therapy Q-Cells for Human Tri

    Anyone know anything about this? Q Therapeutics Announces FDA Clearance of Its Stem Cell Therapy Q-Cells for Human Trials in ALS ALS News Today
  5. F

    Brainstorm: final result phase 2a trial on monday

    NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Brainstorm Cell Therapeutics (BCLI) soared 20.88% to $4.69 on higher-than-average volume in morning trading Wednesday ahead of the biotech company's data release on Monday. Brainstorm intends to release the final results from its Phase 2a trial of its stem...
  6. B

    stem cell

    It's been a very long time since I visited here . Hope everyone is as well as can be expected. We are leaving to have him go thru stem cell therapy on monday. Does anyone have any experience with this type of therapy for pbp? Or any input or opinions? It's a very costly procedure. And he...
  7. NewbieJess

    How fast does this disease progress

    I am curious to know how fast can a person deteriorate...I'm scared (still unsure that I have this but evidence certainly points that way) its been 3 months and I'm still walking but feeling weak from walking for too long or if I'm up to often, can still grip things etc. Just the thought of...
  8. AfraidButNotAlone

    Baghdad Stem Cells

    I heard a podcast today with an Anglican priest who stated that he had received stem cell therapy in Baghdad and while he is not cured, he feels as good as he has ever felt. Also that they have treated over 3700 people with an 80% success rate. The patients are MS, ALS, and MD sufferers. Has...
  9. M

    Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy - Mayo Clinic

    Well I just got the word, I go for my screening visit week of Sept 9th. Only taking 25 participants, and with me living in VA, guess lucky I got this far.... First symptom coming up on 2 years, and diagnosis was in Jan so my timeframe is shrinking in terms of getting into trials... I...
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    Hi Everyone: Has anyone with ALS/MND ever considered stem cell therapy? My brother was diagnosed with ALS in January 2012. I suspect that he was experiencing some symptoms way before he consulted with a neurologist. He started with his speech slurring around July 2011. Due to the fact that he...