stem cells

Investigation Into 170 Stem Cell Clinics Finds Some Scary Trends

Investigation Into 170 Stem Cell Clinics Finds Some Scary Trends

Medical clinics that provide largely unregulated stem cell treatments are popping up all over the U.S.. But a new study out Friday suggests that these clinics aren’t all the same, and some might be more likely to give patients unsafe or useless treatments than others.

Canadian Clinics Are Selling Shady Stem Cell Treatments, Study Finds

Canadian Clinics Are Selling Shady Stem Cell Treatments, Study Finds

Doctors selling dubious stem cell treatments isn’t just a problem in the US, suggests a new study published in Regenerative Medicine. Clinics in Canada are also marketing these treatments directly to consumers, the study found, and seemingly misleading them about their benefits and risks.