Ways to Bring the Brain Dead ‘Back to Life’

Ways to Bring the Brain Dead ‘Back to Life’

How do you imagine the line between life and death? Maybe it’s a long continuous process? Or perhaps, it’s a quick clear-cut transition? This a question we’ve wondered about for a long time, from ancient philosophers to modern day doctors. To Hollywood screenwriters producers who just write their own rules. But it’s only recently that …

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Clinical Trial Research on Heart Disease

BEFORE, I WAS LIVING WITH THE IDEA THAT ANY TIME I CAN DIE. FEAR — CONSTANTLY. THE TRIAL WAS AN OPEN DOOR OF POSSIBILITIES. THERE IS LIFE OUT THERE, AND I HAVE TOO MUCH TO DO. Aglae: SHE TALKED TO HER DOCTOR AND SAID, “IS THERE A WAY I CAN DO SOMETHING FOR MY HEART?” …

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Repairing the eardrum: The sound of self-healing

Repairing the eardrum: The sound of self-healing

A new way to heal ruptured eardrums could soon be music to the ears of doctors and patients. A ruptured eardrum is relatively common. As well as being painful, it makes it hard to hear and exposes the ear to infection. That’s because the eardrum acts as a barrier, keeping bacteria and other nasties out …

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Breakthrough Stem Cell Treatment Gives Stroke Victims Stunning Recovery

Breakthrough Stem Cell Treatment Gives Stroke Victims Stunning Recovery

WE HAVE SOME REMARKABLE VIDEO TO SHOW YOU TONIGHT. STROKE VICTIMS.. MAKING INCREDIBLE PROGRESS… LITERALLY OVERNIGHT. THANKS TO A NEW KIND OF TREATMENT AT STANFORD. EMILY TURNER IS HERE WITH A STORY YOU’LL SEE ONLY ON FIVE. IT WAS A SMALL CLINICAL TRIAL AT STANFORD, THAT INVOLVED AN EXPERIMENTAL TREATMENT WITH SPECIAL STEM CELLS. THE …

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