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Stem Cell

The Stem Cell Breakthroughs Most People Don't Know About

Dr. Jon LaPook | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jon LaPook

Camouflaged in the politics, controversy, and hype surrounding stem cells have been two stunning and unexpected dividends: the ability to study diseases in a petrie dish and a new way to think about cancer.

War Wounds

Robert Slayton | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robert Slayton

Miracles, in other words, may be possible, if we can unleash our scientists and doctors to move ahead with new techniques to heal the sick and damaged.

Americans Flock To India Clinic For Stem Cell Treatments | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NEW DELHI, India -- In December 2007, Californian Amy Scher got on a plane to India, wheeled herself into the Nu Tech Mediworld hospital in New Delhi,...

Neopec: Surgery Will Regrow Breasts, Scientists Hope | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A surgical technique that could help cancer victims who had mastectomies regrow their breasts will soon undergo testing by Australian scientists. ...

Obama, Pope To Hold "Frank" But Constructive Talks; White House

AP | VICTOR L. SIMPSON and BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VATICAN CITY — Pope Benedict XVI stressed the church's opposition to abortion and stem cell research in his first meeting with President Barack ...

Opportunity for Excellence: The Critical Role of State Programs in the New Federal Landscape

Susan L. Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Susan L. Solomon

We will continue to be the model for the nation in judging human embryonic stem cell research for its scientific merit, and in making science, not politics, the standard we go by.

Extremism in Colorado

Cristina Page | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cristina Page

The groups supporting Amendment 48 represent the most extreme wing of the right to life movement. They seek to change the Colorado constitution to grant a fertilized egg the status of a human being.