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  • Young 'Lion King' Actress Getting Crucial Transplant

    Young 'Lion King' Actress Getting Crucial Transplant
    An 11-year-old girl who played young Nala in "The Lion King" on Broadway will get a potentially lifesaving procedure. Shannon Tavarez has leukemia and will get an umbilical-cord blood transplant on Tuesday. The blood-producing stem cells used in...
  • Mailbag: Volunteers helped save shelter animals

    Our Laguna Beach Animal Shelter was decimated in the recent rains. We lost nearly everything from electronics to paper clips. And, once again, people have been there to help us. I want to thank as many as I can. The Animal Control officers came in on...
  • Be the Match!

    Be the Match!
    To learn more about Joe Leone and follow his treatment, go to: www.joeysjourney-thebattleagainstaplasticanemia.org Two bone marrow drives have been scheduled for Joe Leone: Sunday, January 9th St. Stephen Deacon and Martyr Catholic Church 17500 S....
  • Dr. Ernest McCulloch dies at 84; he and research partner were first to isolate and identify a stem cell

    Dr. Ernest McCulloch dies at 84; he and research partner were first to isolate and identify a stem cell
    Dr. Ernest McCulloch, who with biophysicist James E. Till was the first to isolate and identify a stem cell, opening the door immediately to bone marrow transplants and eventually to what researchers believe will be a host of treatments for a broad...
  • Man accused of stealing funeral funds

    SOUTH GLENDALE — A 25-year-old Glendale man is expected to be arraigned today in connection with stealing a collection jar for the funeral of a 6-year-old boy who died last week from leukemia, officials said. Arthur Madoyan was arrested Tuesday on...
  • HIV used to cure blood disorder

    HIV used to cure blood disorder
    For the second time, researchers have used the HIV virus in gene therapy to cure a severe genetic disease, this time the blood disorder beta-thalassemia, which causes life-threatening anemia. French researchers had previously used a "defanged" version of...
  • Pat Williams: More about his blood disease

    Pat Williams: More about his blood disease
    A month ago, Pat Williams had never heard of multiple myeloma. Now he's intimately familiar with the blood disease. Diagnosed with the disease after a physical in January, the 70-year-old Orlando Magic executive is undergoing chemotherapy twice a week...
  • Muslim teen inspires bone marrow drive

    Muslim teen inspires bone marrow drive
    When doctors diagnosed Bilal Mallick with leukemia in January, they told his parents a bone marrow transplant often presented the best chance for survival and a cure. But of 9 million potential donors on the national registry, only 160,000 are South...
  • Bone marrow drive seeks donor for Elkhart 'ballerina'

    Bone marrow drive seeks donor for Elkhart 'ballerina'
    Can you please help this adorable ballerina? A 'Bone Marrow Drive & Fundraiser' goes until 4 p.m. today (Saturday) at Jimtown Elementary School, 58901 C.R. 3, Elkhart. Watch the video to see anchor Kristin Bien interview Bella's family on News...
  • Donated Blood Helps Woman with Rare Disease

    Donated Blood Helps Woman with Rare Disease
    If covering news teaches you anything, it's that anything can happen at any time.  And suddenly, you find yourself in crisis mode.  This is why FOX40 is proud to team up with BloodSource for our Summer Blood Drive.  We do this with the goal of helping...
  • Lives depend on more blacks becoming bone marrow donors

    Lives depend on more blacks becoming bone marrow donors
    That day when Yvonne Lawrence glanced into the crib she immediately knew something was wrong. Babies aren't supposed to be blue. What she soon would learn at the hospital is that her 3-month-old son was cursed with sickle-cell anemia. The inherited...
  • Bone Marrow Drive At P.S. 154 Dying Brooklyn Boy

    Bone Marrow Drive At P.S. 154 Dying Brooklyn Boy
    On Monday, June 27 we will be hosting a Bone Marrow Donor Drive at PS 154 - 1625 11th Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11215 from 8:30am until 3:00pm in the MMR. We are encouraging anyone that is eligible to stop in and sign up to join the Be the Match Registry....