How blood stem cell banking empowers women
You try your best to stay healthy. You try to exercise, eat right, get enough sleep and perhaps take nutritional supplements to feel and be at your best. But what can you do to protect yourself for the future, against diseases and medical problems that may arise later in life. Now, an innovative medical concept is available to secure your life from future ailments.
Menstrual blood has always been discarded as an unsanitary waste. However exciting new research shows that menstrual blood is a rich source of self renewing stem cells that have a high potential to treat many ailments in the future. These cells hold the future potential to provide you a healthy life.
What are stem cells?
Stem cells are the basic building blocks of our body which have the potential to develop into many different cell types in the body. Serving as a repair system for the body, they can divide without limit to replenish other cell and give rise to a number of tissues which constitute different organs.
It is a revolutionary new service that provides women with the unique opportunity to collect, harvest and preserve vital stem cells from their menstrual blood during the menstrual cycle. With this new technique any menstruating woman can collect and preserve her precious stem cells for future medical treatment.
How are the menstrual blood stem cells useful?
The menstrual blood stem cells can develop into many other types of stem cells, like heart muscle, bone, cartilage, nerve and adipose (fat) cells, etc. They have the future potential to treat ailments like heart ailments, stroke, osteoporosis, Alzheimer’s diseases, diabetes and other conditions that are the leading causes of serious health issues for women as they age. Research, clinical trials and therapeutic experiments with stem cells are throwing up success stories everyday.
Menstrual stem cells may also form the basis of personalized cosmeceutical and regenerative medical procedures,
providing the potential for living a longer and healthier life.
At what age should I collect my menstrual blood stem cells?
The best time to begin collecting and preserving your menstrual blood stem cells is now. The younger you are, the healthier your menstrual blood stem cells are. Menstrual stem cells may provide you with a highly valuable resource for healthcare and wellness therapies in future. You now have the power to transform your life by collecting and preserving your vital menstrual blood stem cells.
So take charge today and start preparing for a ‘Healthy Future’.
Source: Dr. Jaishree Manchanda
Dr. Jaishree is a member of American Biological Institute with a diploma from Berkowits School of Electrolysis, New York.
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