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Healthy Living: Rebuilding Cartilage, Reducing Pain

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No matter what your age, when cartilage begins to wear out around our knees or becomes damaged, it can limit our movement and cause serious pain.

As we show you today in Healthy Living, a new technique using stem cells from donor umbilical cords typically discarded after birth, could help young patients rebuild cartilage and reduce pain.