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I'm glad to be able to revisit the story of 8-year-old Simon Ernst. I wrote about the Upper Milford Township boy last month, when he was getting ready to undergo a bone marrow transplant. The procedure ended up being delayed because Simon had a...
Despite the snow – close to 70 people came out on Saturday to take a simply test to help save hundreds of thousands of people. “For five minutes – here getting a check swab and you could save someone’s life,” said Retired...
Tags: Health, Human Body, Leukemia, Human Interest, Human Body
By IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS STAFF WRITERThe El Centro Regional Medical Center is hosting a bone marrow donor drive in conjunction with the national Be The Match Registry program today starting at 4 p.m. The donor drive is aimed at attracting more donors to the National Marrow Donor Program...
Tags: Health, Arts and Culture, Ceremonies, Culture, Human Body
KIAHThere are some gifts that can never be repaid. At 16-years-old, Calvin McIntyre was facing a future he'd never imagined. “From the day we found out about this disease that I had never heard of before,” says Calvins mother Alfie. “Before...
Tags: Health, Human Body, Charity, Human Body
Staff Writer, Copy EditorTen years ago his father did it. There were even complications that required an extended hospitalization because of it. Yet none of that stopped Imperial resident Pablo Cerda from becoming a potential bone marrow donor. “If it helps someone...
Staff Writer, Copy EditorAn effort to register more Valley bone marrow donors will take place this week in El Centro. The effort, which is a joint effort between El Centro Regional Medical Center and the National Marrow Donor Program, is also aimed at increasing the number of...
Tags: Health, Ceremonies, Blood, Culture, Human Body
Lexy Becker woke up to an early Eastersurprise Saturday morning after going to sleep in her own bed for the first time in seven months. Lexy, who has been in Minnesota since September for her leukemia treatments, discovered that her backyard and front...
Tags: Health, Hospitals and Clinics, Blood, Human Body, Blood Cells
pix11.com | @wpixThere were tears and hugs at FDNY headquarters, where a little Iowa girl met the firefighter who saved her life three years ago. James Wildes, 37, a former police officer who switched to the Fire Department nine years ago, didn't rush into a burning...
Tags: Anemia, Health, Blood, Human Body, Genes and Chromosomes
The 33 NewsLike most 7-year-old boys, Zach Guillot spends his days playing Legos. He just does it from a hospital bed. In February 2010, Zach began not feeling well. His mother, Julie Guillot, said, "I did begin to google his symptoms, and every time it came up...
Tags: Health, Hospitals and Clinics, Blood, Human Body, Leukemia
Feb 26, 2012 |Story| Chicago Tribune
Feb 14, 2012 |Column| Allentown Morning Call
Jan 21, 2012 |Story| WPMT-LTV
Jan 13, 2012 |Story| Imperial Valley Press Online
Feb 1, 2012 |Story| South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Jan 31, 2012 |Story| Allentown Morning Call
Feb 7, 2012 |Story| KIAH-LTV
Jan 14, 2012 |Story| Imperial Valley Press Online
Jan 10, 2012 |Story| Imperial Valley Press Online
Apr 7, 2012 |Story| Aberdeen News
Jan 25, 2012 |Story| WPIX-LTV
Dec 10, 2011 |Story| KDAF-LTV
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