Stem Cell Paralysis

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Stem Cell Treatment Curing Paralysis
Can improvements in stem cells lead to the cure of paralysis? Millions suffer from paralysis and are forced to live their lives suffering from not fitting in with other and being impaired from physical activity like those who are not paralyzed. We are trying to solve paralysis. We are doing this because this is an imminent problem. Paralysis is loss of muscle function for one or more muscles. Paralysis can be accompanied by a loss of feeling (sensory loss) in the affected area if there is sensory damage as well as motor. About 1 in 50 people have been diagnosed with some form of paralysis, transient or permanent. The word comes from the Greek , "disabling of the nerves", "loosing" and that from, "to
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Blood stem cells are currently used in autologous and allogeneic bone marrow transplantation. Stem cells can lead to the cure or several diseases. Stem cells have the ability to become many types of cells, meaning that they can become white blood cells and there will be more white blood cells to help kill off diseases and bacteria in the body. The problem with stem cells is that the body only has a limited amount of them so not all damaged cells can be replaced by these stem cells. Stem cells may have the potential to be grown to become new tissue for use in transplant and regenerative medicine. Under the right conditions in the body or a laboratory, stem cells divide to form more cells called daughter cells.These daughter cells either become new stem cells by self-renewing or they become specialized cells with a specific function, such as a white blood cell. The idea of stem cells is that when the stem cells are transplanted, they will develop into neurons and bridge the gap of the injury by replacing severed or lost nerve connections, …show more content…
On a long term, the treatment may cause infertility, unavailability to have children. Alongside from this, since the body has a low amount of white blood cells, there is a much greater risk of infection so it becomes crucial for the patient to take extra precautions while going along with their own life. These precautions would include not eating raw foods, avoiding plants to stay away from fungi, and to shower and rinse your mouth with mouthwash at least once a day. You will also lose immunity to diseases that you have been vaccinated for since you were a child after the treatment. The patients blood cell count will fall after the treatment and if it falls way too low, they will feel tired and a lack of energy. One who has low blood cells must take extra precautions against anything that may cause them to bleed because with the little bit of platelet cells one may have, their bleeding will take longer to stop, meaning there will be a greater loss of blood. Diarrhea can also result from the radiotherapy and chemotherapy and it might get severe, in which case the nurse would prescribe tablets to the patient to cure the diarrhea. Other consequences may include a sore mouth/mouth ulcers, difficulty eating or drinking anything, feeling tired and run down, and a Graft Versus Host Disease in which your own cells will attack the