April 24, 2008

Cerebral Palsy, Epilepsy and Child Care Part 2

by Robert D'Iorio

This video highlights Angela's House. Angela's House opened in the fall of 2000 and is a culmination of a ten-year effort by Bob Policastro. This special home for children is the first of its kind offering a loving environment with 24-hour nursing care for children with special needs such as cerebral palsy. For more information please visit www.angelashouse.org

April 23, 2008

Cerebral Palsy, Epilepsy and Child Care

by Robert D'Iorio

This video highlights a great program that offers home and residential care for children with special needs such as, cerebral palsy, and other medical conditions. For more information please visit www.angelashouse.org

April 14, 2008

Cerebral Palsy and Stem Cell Therapy

by Robert D'Iorio

The different types of stem cells (CD34 hematopoietic stem cells and mesenchymal stem cells) and their origins (cord blood, placental, bone marrow etc.) are discussed in this video.

* Stem cells discussed here involve umbilical cord blood and placentas NOT fetal or embryonic stem cells, as Legal and ethical issues may arise when fetal or embryonic stem cells are involved.