Nearly five million Americans are living with congestive heart failure. According to the American Heart Association there is no cure. But a new therapy using stem cells derived from a patient's own blood is challenging that prognosis. Others question the therapy. WGCU's Valerie Alker has this report on a medical practice in Bonita Springs that's sending patients halfway around the world for a desperate shot at living a longer, better life.
Wednesday, 25 April 2007 01:00
Experimental Heart TreatmentWritten by Valerie Alker