In Other News: Mimosas From the Vatican

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Well, not this kind of Mimosa: I’m talking about this kind: There’s really big news today, as the Vatican announces that the Conclave will officially open on Tuesday, March 12.  The announcement came after five days of meetings:  At 5:36 p.m. Rome time (11:36 a.m. Eastern Standard Time), Father Federico Lombardi, director of the Holy See Press Office, announced the date we’ve been waiting to hear.  On Tuesday morning, the Cardinals will celebrate a pro eligendo Romano … [Read more...]

New Book Reveals the Promise of Adult Stem Cells

The Healing Cell

“…the potential benefits of adult stem cell research are very considerable, since it opens up possibilities for healing chronic degenerative illnesses by repairing damaged tissue and restoring its capacity for regeneration. I pray that your commitment to adult stem cell research will bring great blessings for the future of man and genuine enrichment to his culture.” --from a message by Pope Benedict XVI to a Vatican conference on adult stem cell research November 10, 2011 Family … [Read more...]