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A Chance to Save a Life

I wrote earlier about a little girl in my area who is fighting a very serious cancer with the odds against her, as an example of undeserved suffering in a good world.  I just saw a story in Huffingtonpost about a four year old who needs a bone marrow transplant, as she did, and an announcement as to how people can help such victims, by joining a bone marrow registry.  I went to sign up, but the maximum age is 60, and I’m two years too old.  Bummer.

Then I thought I’d announce it on this blog.  It is extremely easy to join, and you might save a life some day.
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Puck Shadowdrake

posted May 15, 2010 at 3:26 pm

I think it’s an excellent idea, Gus! I’m type 2 diabetic, so I don’t know if I’d be accepted – I just put in a call to them to find out.
If I can, BELIEVE ME – I’ll do it!
(It’s such a pain being a diabetic sometimes – why they can’t take some marrow, “extra-sweet”, is beyond me!)

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