Couple Swaps Wedding Registry For Bone Marrow Registry, Asks Guests To Become DonorsFrom day one, Bill Begal knew his bride was his match. But the Institute for Justice says about 3,000 people died each year because they can’t find their match.
Marrow Donating Members Of The FDNY Don’t Need Ladders Or Hoses To Save A LifeSeveral New York City firefighters were honored Friday for saving lives, but this time it had nothing to do with flames or smoke.
FDNY Firefighter Meets Bone Marrow Donation RecipientMichael McCauley's marrow was a perfect match for former Marine Aaron Faulkner, of Pittsburgh, who is suffering from leukemia
Stranger Donates Stem Cells In Hopes Of Curing New York Woman With LeukemiaA New York woman battling leukemia was especially grateful this Thanksgiving, as she credited the kindness of a total stranger with helping save her life.
Ohio Man Travels To NJ To Meet Bone Marrow Donor Who Saved His LifeBoth men said they wanted the public to know the benefits of donating bone marrow, and so they brought their message to the Walk for Life event at Saddle River County Park.
FDNY Honors Life-Saving Bone Marrow DonorsFDNY Commissioner Salvatore Cassano and the New York Blood Center added the names of 13 bone marrow donors to the “Honor Roll of Life” at the 10th annual induction ceremony for the blood center Wednesday.
Folk Legend Peter Yarrow Comes Out For N.J. Boy In Need Of Bone Marrow TransplantA folk music legend is lending a helping hand to a little Bergen County boy in desperate need of a bone marrow transplant.
Woman Finally Meets FDNY Firefighter Who Donated Life-Saving Bone MarrowAngela 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.
Long Island Family Struggling To Survive And Treat Sick Son After SandyIt's been a very difficult year for the Heckman family on Long Island and, because of Sandy, things are even worse.
Gift Of Life Will Hold Bone Marrow Drive At South Street SeaportA birthday bone marrow drive is being held on Sunday for a three-year-old boy in need of the gift of life.
Bone Marrow Drive Being Held For Bronx Man In Need Of TransplantDianos Guerrero Baez is battling leukemia and the best matches for a bone marrow transplant were killed in the crash of American Airlines flight 587.
Bronx Man Whose Family Was Killed In Plane Crash Still Fighting Leukemia"My mother's death and my two little sisters' deaths, I would rather get cancer over again," said Dionis Guerrero Baez.