Tag Archives: health care

Stem cell therapy

Induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) are somatic cells that are reprogrammed into becoming stem cells and these can then become a wide range of cells and tissues. The ability to turn, say, skin cells into muscle or nerve cells is the foundation of the emerging field of regenerative medicine.

Diabetes reversed in mice with genetically edited stem cells derived from patients Continue reading Stem cell therapy

Environment and public health

We have previously discussed the role of lead on neural development and also we have addressed the issue of particulate matter in regard of public health. Consequently we have proposed that as a measure of preventive healthcare, these substances should be eliminated from the environment within space settlements. Continue reading Environment and public health

The case for universal, single-payer health care

The Langrangian Republican Association is in favour of introducing a universal single-payer health care system in space settlements, for us such system is a matter of civilization. In this post we will defend this position. Continue reading The case for universal, single-payer health care