Author Archives: Matthew Eppinette

March 9, 2007

The miracle of cord blood

If not for umbilical cord blood, Jessica Berry of Macomb Township is convinced her 5-year-old daughter, Olivia, wouldn’t have survived. Born four months premature, Olivia weighed only 1 pound, 2 ounces. She required more than 10 blood transfusions, heart surgery … Read More

March 9, 2007

Trapped in Your Own Body

Imagine lying inert, unmoving, totally paralyzed — and your only way of telling people “I’m not dead!” is the tiny blink of one eye. Imagine hearing the doctors call you a vegetable, and you can’t even whisper back, “I’m still … Read More

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