At just 21 years old, a devastating motorcycle accident left top athlete Greg Mucci on the sidelines while he worked through a painful recovery from a serious hip injury. After conventional medicine took his recovery as far as it could go, Brian Mehling, M.D., an orthopedic trauma surgeon and founder of Blue Horizon Stem Cells, offered Mucci the opportunity to receive innovative stem cell therapy at his center in Wuhan, China to avoid a hip replacement. Through Dr. Mehling’s foundation, the Blue Horizon Charitable Foundation, Mucci received the treatment and now, at age 30, is on the field playing in a semi-pro football league. Watch Greg Mucci’s story and learn about the amazing health benefits of stem cell treatments.
Gerard Rem, a lifelong resident of Manhattan with an MBA from Harvard, learned about the extraordinary benefits of stem cell therapies from a friend who had traveled to China on business and received this breakthrough treatment during his stay there. Mr. Rem, a NYC-based real estate investor, was suffering from an arthritic shoulder. After researching stem cell treatments and consulting with Dr. Brian Mehling, an orthopedic trauma surgeon and chief medical officer of Blue Horizon Stem Cells and CEO of the Blue Horizon Charitable Foundation, he made the decision to travel to China for the innovative treatment himself. Watch Gerard’s story and see how the tremendous benefits of stem cells, not only repaired his shoulder, but increased his energy level too.
Like typical 21 year olds, Yesenia Torres and her friends were taking a road trip to Florida. That’s when her life was changed forever. A car accident caused a suitcase to hit her in the neck, dislocating a vertebrae, and paralyzing her from the chest down. That was 18 years ago. Today, thanks to Dr. Brian Mehling and the Blue Horizon Charitable Foundation and Yesenia’s determination to seek and find innovative stem cell therapies, she has experienced new found energy and mobility she hasn’t felt in years. Watch Yesenia’s story and see how stem cells are making a difference in her life.
Blue Horizon Charitable Foundation is dedicated to promoting and enhancing the quality of medical care to children and adults across the globe who might otherwise not have access to quality healthcare. To achieve this goal, the Foundation’s primary focus is to support organizations providing health and human services; including hospitals and medical research facilities. We also develop and administer innovative educational programs and specialized programs for ill and orphaned children. Together, we can raise awareness and help those in need.
Bow is a little girl from Thailand, who was abandoned at birth. She has HIV and was born with disfiguring fetal alcohol syndrome. Our dream came true when our foundation could offer Bow a chance to come to the U.S. for a few reconstructive facial surgeries and now she can smile again. Directed by Robert Corna, film coming soon.
Danny Glover takes us on an intimate journey of discovery in Thailand, Uganda, Brazil and The United States to share the triumphs and struggles of children who’s lives have been affected by HIV/AIDS. It’s a glimpse into the lives of children afflicted by these hardships. “Tiny Tears” demonstrates how hope can be born out of tragedy – written by Robert Corna.
The Blue Horizon Charitable Foundation has been providing medical care and training in impoverished areas around the world for several years. We are dedicated to growing awareness of global inequality in healthcare by raising capital to support orphanages and medical centers in impoverished areas and funding medicines that are vital to basic human survival.