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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.”


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