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Putting My Marrow Where My Mouth Is
Dietitian and television host
I can make choices big or small but regardless of the consequences, I am in charge of my body and soul. And so are you.
To Be Strong: A Powerful 14 Minutes
Filmmaker, world traveler and Pug lover
The short documentary film,
To Be Strong
chronicles the struggles of Anthony Daniels, a 22-year-old man from Ridgewood, New Jersey, who is battling Lymphoma for the third time.
Full Court Press: College of Charleston Women's Basketball Takes on Cancer
Student-athlete at the College of Charleston
As a 20-year-old center on the College of Charleston women's basketball team, I -- like most young adults my age -- thought cancer was something that only affects other people. Not me, not my loved ones. But when a close friend was stricken with leukemia, all of that changed.
Strangers Related by Shared Bone Marrow Dance Wedding's First Dance
Arlene Nisson Lassin
As they waltzed around, locked in an embrace, looking at each other lovingly, they seemed to be sharing a bond that few of the rest of us could ever know or understand. Related by shared bone marrow and white blood cells, they danced the wedding's first special dance together.
Cameron Lyle, University Of New Hampshire Athlete, Gives Up Career To Donate Bone Marrow To Stranger
When Cameron Lyle learned that he was a bone marrow match for a man with cancer, he immediately agreed to donate, a decision
Point, Click, Save This Woman's Life
Professor, Tufts University; Author
This is a present-tense story about a person in need of your and my help. There's a match out there for Nalini. Maybe it's you; maybe it's someone you know. It only requires a few moments of your time to find out.
Mark Worrall Meets Audrey Pollard, N.Y. Postal Worker Who Donated Life-Saving Bone Marrow (PHOTOS)
Emily Heinz Bina
To get involved with the Be the Match Foundation, click here. Pollard and her family plan on visiting Worrall in England
Brazil: A World Leader In Bone Marrow Donors
Journalist who writes about culture, music, and the environment
Be the Match: Sign Up As a Volunteer Donor In 2010, the well-known Brazilian television actress Drica Moraes was diagnosed
Four-Year-Old Devan Has A One In 200,000 Chance Of Finding A Bone Marrow Donor
Four-Year-Old Devan doesn't just need a bone marrow transplant -- he needs a donor that has the same Human Leukocyte Antigens
Matt Szczur, Villanova Football Star, Donates Bone Marrow To 19-Month-Old Leukemia Patient
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Do You Want to Save Someone's Life?
Journalist, essayist and author of the novel, The Things We Te...
Thousands of patients diagnosed with leukemia and other life-threatening diseases depend on you to find a match. Wondering what can you do?
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