Can we bring hearts back from the dead? Within the next five years, regenerative medicine may provide a radical new alternative: growing live, beating ‘heart patches’.

Cardiac arrest kills off parts of the heart. Once dead, the cells don?t recover. But scientists may have come up with a way to reverse this ? and potentially save thousands of people.

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20180301-how-heart-patches-could-save-patients-from-cardiac-arrest

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Robert Zinn, M.D., Ph.D. is a medical doctor, physician, and web entrepreneur, who, for over 15 years was employed by academic and research institutions and focused his clinical practices on very specialized patient populations, such as those with rare genetic diseases or rare cancers. He shares his knowledge through his website, NutritionTheory.org

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