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Liposuction Helps Woman Keep Her Vision

A woman’s medical nightmare and struggle with her vision ended with the unconventional treatment of liposuction.

06/16/2014

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Paralyzed Dog Receives Stem Cell Therapy

A team of Hialeah veterinarians performed a groundbreaking medical procedure on a dog to help him walk again.

06/06/2013

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Miami Project Performs First Schwann Cell Transplant

The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis has taken their first step in a clinical trial involving the transfer of Schwann cells to assist in the healing of a spinal cord injury.

CBS4–01/24/2013

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Freezing Baby Teeth May Secure Healthy Future

Doctors say parents can freeze their children’s baby teeth to save precious stem cells, just in case they should need them in the future.

CBS4–12/07/2011

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How Your Teeth Could Possibly Save Your Life

In a move that would put the Tooth Fairy in the unemployment line, doctors now say they can extract stem cells from teeth.

CBS4–01/21/2011