I am the "father" to my nearly-12-year-old bone marrow "daughter." Twelve years ago, I received a bone marrow transplant to treat myelodysplastic synd...
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When I learned that I was a suitable donor, I realized our lives had come full circle. This is my chance to give something back to someone who has unconditionally given so much to me.
As live-for-the-moment eighth graders, Ellen and I were unable to fathom that life could one day turn fragile.
"Good Morning America" co-anchor Robin Roberts, 51, is undergoing a bone marrow transplant today (Sept. 20), months after announcing her diagnosis wit...
Being severely ill is a painful physical and mental process, even if your celebrity status can garner you thousands, and even millions, of well-wishers.
UPDATED Aug. 1: Robin Roberts announced that she will be taking one or two weeks off ahead of her planned medical leave after being diagnosed with mye...
"Acute Myeloid Leukemia," my doctor said last May. I was 22 years old. My friends were busy starting their lives, and I was worried that mine might end before it had really begun.
Throughout the past six years, I have felt terribly guilty about the drugs and procedures I've undergone because I know that so many animals have suffered in their development.
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