Bone Marrow Transplant

A Hero For Owen

2-Year-Old Boy Still In Desperate Need Of Bone Marrow Transplant

After several drives, the 2-year-old son of a New York City firefighter remained in need of a bone marrow transplant this week.

11/30/2013

A Hero For Owen

Firefighter Seeks Match So 2-Year-Old Son Can Get Bone Marrow Transplant

A New York City firefighter is on a mission to find a match for his son, who is in desperate need of a bone marrow transplant.

11/02/2013

Idon Zablocki

11-Month-Old UWS Boy Needs Risky Bone Marrow Transplant To Stay Alive

An Upper West Side family has been left with a tough decision, as their 11-month-old son needs a risky bone marrow transplant as the only possible cure for a rare genetic condition they only recently discovered.

07/02/2013

Ezra Fineman (credit: Robin Fineman)

Folk Legend Peter Yarrow Comes Out For N.J. Boy In Need Of Bone Marrow Transplant

A folk music legend is lending a helping hand to a little Bergen County boy in desperate need of a bone marrow transplant.

05/17/2013

Angela Rugh hugs Firefighter Doug Chiz. (credit: Marla Diamond, WCBS 880)

Woman Finally Meets FDNY Firefighter Who Donated Life-Saving Bone Marrow

Angela Rugh, a 22-year-old junior at the University of Pittsburgh came face to face with firefighter Doug Chiz at Fire Department headquarters in Downtown Brooklyn to thank him.

02/27/2013

Cheryl Pogue meets Erin Barone (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Teen Meets Bone Marrow Donor Who Helped Save Her Life 9 Years After Transplant

Erin Barone, now 17, was first diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in 1997 and underwent a successful bone marrow transplant in 2003. Her doctors marveled at how far she has come since the transplant.

10/22/2012

Yarelis Bonilla (credit: CBS 2)

Elizabeth Girl Gets Bone Marrow Transplant After Visa Flap Resolved

A 5-year-old New Jersey girl with leukemia has received a bone marrow transplant from her older Salvadoran sister whose initial attempt to come to the United States was blocked.

01/25/2012

Hunter Haymore with her mother Donna Haymore and father Eric Berry (Photo/Carol D'Auria)

Rosedale Teen Hunter Haymore Cured Of Sickle Cell Anemia

A 14-year-old Queens girl can now look toward the future. Hunter Haymore has been cured of sickle cell anemia thanks to a procedure doctors are calling a “medical milestone.”

02/10/2011

Bone Marrow Donors – July 23

DKMS is committed to helping patients in need of a bone marrow transplant by providing the best donor match possible. Click here for more information on becoming a bone marrow donor.

CBS New York–07/31/2010