8-Year-Old Named Ambassador At Maria Fareri Children's Hospital After Beating Back Blood Disease And Rare Brain SyndromeBeing an ambassador is a big job for a young girl. But 8-year-old Camryn Kellam has proved that she's pretty much up to any challenge.
COVID Concerns: Doctors Say Those With Sickle Cell Disease Or Carry Gene Are At Higher Risk Of Severe Illness From VirusAbout 1 out of every 365 African-Americans is born with sickle cell disease.
Valerie Fund Helps Young Patients Keep Spirits HighFor young people with serious illnesses, the Valerie Fund is a becon of hope, WCBS 880's John Metaxas reported.
Rosedale Teen Hunter Haymore Cured Of Sickle Cell AnemiaA 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."