View Post

Wishes Come True with Make-A-Wish

The Make-A-Wish Foundation is probably one of the most incredible non-profits in existence. While most non-profits work on the back-end of illness (by funding research for potential new medications, therapies, and “cures”), Make-A-Wish works on the front-end of illness by providing …

Read More
View Post

Free Bone Marrow Transplants: Cure Thalassemia

Bone marrow transplants are extremely expensive. There’s one organization that is trying to remove the cost for the most needy patients. Based in Rome, Italy, that social business is called “Cure Thalassemia.” Dr. Pietro Sodani is the inventor of bone …

Read More
View Post

Sexuality and Men with Thalassemia

Last year’s trip to Abu Dhabi introduced me to people who have thalassemia from all over the world. Tom, the author of today’s blog post, was one of those people. He asked if he could write about his experience of …

Read More