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What if there was already a way to cure cancer out there right now? What if it was right at the tip of humanity’s fingers, and with a little bit more reach it would be ours? This miracle is known as Stem Cell Research (SCR). Stem Cell Research is a relatively new field that has shown much promise to help deal with hundreds of different conditions and diseases. Though this astounding field holds the key to saving thousands of lives, there is a misguided ethical problem with Stem Cell Research raised by the church. The church only focuses on one aspect of harvesting stem cells when there is more than one way to get stem cells. This isn’t the only thing that is holding SCR back. Stem Cell Research has a chance to be something great but it needs; a better public image (at least from the religious community,) better funding so that progress can be made to put the stem cells to human testing, and more focus on a huge project that has been put on the backburner for so long. Why do stem cell debates create such a large uproar? Stem cells possess the potential to arise into hundreds of different cells in the body- for this reason stem cells are also referred to as undifferentiated cells. Stem cells’ value also comes from their ability to “replicate many times, or proliferate”. Scientists suggest stem cells acquire the capability to treat debilitating immune complications such as: Alzheimer’s diseases, spinal cord injury, stroke, burns, heart disease, diabetes, osteoarthritis, and

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