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Bone Marrow Donors

Government To Keep Ban On Paying Bone Marrow Donors

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 01.27.2014 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON (AP) — Could paying for bone marrow cells really boost the number of donors? The Obama administration is taking steps to block a federal ...

LISTEN: Bone Marrow Donation Study Examines Why Minorities Opt Out

Posted 03.19.2013 | Black Voices

While "Good Morning America" host Robin Roberts has boosted the visibility of bone marrow transplants in the the U.S., those affiliated with the blood...

The Lottery of Life

Dan Na | Posted 09.10.2012 | Impact
Dan Na

Due to the lack of minority donors within the bone marrow registry, the process becomes much more complicated for ethnic minority patients. Unfortunately, less than 27 percent of the entire bone marrow registry is non-Caucasian.

Mom Of 3 Girls With Rare Disorders Pushes For Bone Marrow Donors To Be Paid

Posted 06.14.2012 | Impact

Doreen Flynn is desperate to save her three daughter’s lives and is taking on the federal government to do so. The Maine single mom knows that in...