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  • July 10, 2024

    World-First Trial: Cord Blood Offers Hope for Extremely Preterm Babies’ Brain Development

    Extremely preterm babies, born before 28 weeks gestation, face a high risk of brain damage and long-term developmental issues. In a world-first trial, Australian researchers are exploring a promising solution: using a baby’s own umbilical cord blood cells to potentially protect their brain development. This innovative approach, called the CORD SAFE study, is investigating the […]
  • May 24, 2024

    Safeguarding the Future: Child Protection Week and Your Child’s Future Health

    As parents, this week takes on a deeply personal meaning. We are the primary guardians of our children’s safety and well-being, not just in the present, but also for their future health. While Child Protection Week focuses on immediate threats, it’s also an opportunity to consider the long-term health of our children. One way to do this is by banking their stem cells at birth with a reputable cord blood bank like CryoSave South Africa.
  • May 13, 2024

    Keeping Your Little One Safe: Essential Burn Prevention Tips for New Parents

    Every parent worries about their child’s safety, and the kitchen can be a minefield of potential hazards – especially for curious little ones. Burns are a common concern, with thousands of scalding incidents happening every year. But fear not, new parents! By following a few simple precautions, you can create a safe and enjoyable environment..
  • April 10, 2024

    Transforming Treatment: Stem Cell Molecules Target Inflammation and Immune Dysfunction

    Stem cells fight viruses and MS! They calm inflammation and promote repair, potentially aiding long-term COVID-19 effects. In MS, they might regulate the immune system by activating Tregs. Research suggests umbilical cord stem cells could be even more effective. They offer a promising new approach for treating various diseases.
  • April 8, 2024

    Stem Cell Therapies: A Revolutionary Approach to Arthritis Treatment

    Stem cells offer promise for knee osteoarthritis pain relief, but FDA approval is pending. Explore current treatment options & the exciting potential of stem cell therapy!
  • January 24, 2024

    Securing the Future: A Step-by-Step Guide to Joining CryoSave’s Family with Stem Cell Banking

    Explore the future of health with CryoSave’s streamlined guide to safeguarding your child’s well-being. From easy online registration to painless collection and long-term cryo-preservation, each step prioritizes safety. Seamlessly blending technology and compassionate care, CryoSave stands as a reliable partner in unlocking the potential health benefits within your baby’s stem cells. Prioritize safety, embrace the future – journey with CryoSave.
  • January 24, 2024

    CryoSave South Africa: A Trusted Choice for Safeguarding Your Baby’s Future with Stem Cell Banking

    In the rapidly evolving field of medical science, the importance of stem cells in treating various diseases and conditions cannot be overstated. For expecting parents, the decision to bank their baby’s stem cells is a significant step towards securing the health and well-being of their child. CryoSave South Africa emerges as a distinguished choice for this crucial responsibility, and here are three compelling reasons why.
  • January 24, 2024

    Unlocking the Potential: Cord Blood Stem Cell Therapy and the Spectrum of Treatable Diseases

    Over three decades, cord blood stem cell therapy has notched 40,000+ successful transplants, transforming treatments for blood disorders and metabolic conditions. With 80+ approved therapies, it offers hope for diverse diseases like neuroblastoma. Ongoing trials explore applications from Alzheimer’s to spinal cord injury. For a detailed exploration, read the full article and discover the evolving frontiers of this groundbreaking therapy.
  • January 24, 2024

    The Importance of Storing Cord Blood Stem Cells for Future Health

    In this article, discover why banking your baby’s cord blood is crucial. With a 100% self-match for your baby and vital sibling compatibility, cord blood storage becomes a strategic choice for long-term family well-being, offering a lifeline for potential treatments.
  • December 7, 2023

    Stem Cells: A Gift for Life During the Holidays – Inspiring Stories of Hope and Healing Illuminate the Festive Season

    We highlight how stem cells have saved lives over the festive season. A time when everybody is joyous and filled with merriment; some people face devastating news that could have life-threatening outcomes. The motivational tales of these four stem cell success stories highlight individuals who have benefited from stem cell-based treatments.

Articles for professionals


  • July 10, 2024

    World-First Trial: Cord Blood Offers Hope for Extremely Preterm Babies’ Brain Development

    Extremely preterm babies, born before 28 weeks gestation, face a high risk of brain damage and long-term developmental issues. In a world-first trial, Australian researchers are exploring a promising solution: using a baby’s own umbilical cord blood cells to potentially protect their brain development. This innovative approach, called the CORD SAFE study, is investigating the […]
  • February 29, 2024

    Unveiling the Promise of Stem Cell Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury

    Discover the transformative potential of stem cell therapy for traumatic brain injury (TBI) in our groundbreaking article. With over 55 clinical trials underway, learn how cord blood stem cells offer hope for healing and long-term relief. Discover their ability to reduce inflammation, promote tissue repair, and enhance neurological function. Join us in unraveling the transformative potential of stem cell therapy in our captivating narrative.
  • February 29, 2024

    Eyes on the Future: Stem Cell Banking Offers Hope in the Fight Against Glaucoma

    Uncover groundbreaking advancements in glaucoma research! From stem cell therapy to mitochondrial restoration, scientists at Schepens Eye Research Institute and Indiana University School of Medicine are pioneering transformative treatments for this debilitating disease. Explore how these innovations offer hope and promise to restore vision and combat blindness. Join us in shaping a brighter future where glaucoma no longer steals sight but unlocks hope and innovation.
  • January 22, 2024

    Breakthrough in Parkinson’s Disease Treatment: Stem Cell Therapy Shows Promise in First Human Transplant

    Parkinson’s disease (PD) stands as the second most prevalent neurodegenerative disorder, presenting a formidable challenge in the absence of an effective treatment. This article delves into the potential of stem cell therapy, employing undifferentiated cells capable of becoming various specialized cells, as a groundbreaking alternative for addressing the complex intricacies of Parkinson’s disease.
  • January 18, 2024

    Groundbreaking Brain Stem Cell Transplant Study Shows Promising Results in Treating Secondary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis

    Direct brain stem cell injections show positive results in treating severe secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (MS). A small-scale study indicates safety and potential as a therapeutic option for advanced MS stages, necessitating further research for validation and expansion. Read more on this groundbreaking discovery.
  • August 4, 2023

    Reproductive Health and the value of stem cells

    Discover how modern lifestyles contribute to reproductive health issues, impacting couples’ fertility. Delayed family planning exposes reproductive organs to risks. Explore emerging treatments, including stem cell therapy’s potential to address these problems.
  • July 18, 2023

    Hope for Leukemia Patients: Cord Blood Transplants Prove Effective in High-Risk Cases

    Discover the game-changing potential of cord blood transplants in high-risk AML cases. Promising outcomes with reduced relapse and improved survival rates.
  • May 25, 2023

    Ovarian Cancer: Stem cell treatment to the rescue

    Ovarian cancer is the fifth most common cause of cancer among women, accounting for more deaths than any other cancer of the female reproductive system. A woman’s risk of getting ovarian cancer during her lifetime is about 1 in 78. Due to later stages of diagnosis and reduced therapeutic efficacy, ovarian cancer is one of […]
  • May 24, 2023

    Cervical Cancer and the Future of Stem Cell treatment

    Cervical cancer is the second most frequent cancer among women in South Africa and the first most frequent cancer among women between 15 and 44 years of age.
  • April 28, 2023

    Stem cells showing promising results in developing a treatment for Haemophilia

    Hemophilia is a genetic disorder that affects the body’s ability to form blood clots, leading to severe bleeding. There is no cure for hemophilia, but recombinant clotting factors have increased life expectancy. Research on stem cell therapy is showing promise.