| Sep 22, 2012
| 6:08 PM
Pacer's star, Roy Hibbert, is stepping up to recruit more bone marrow donors.
Hibbert was at the Castleton Square Mall today, signing autographs and encouraging people to sign up for the "Be The Match" program.
It puts people in a registry to be matched...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 12:10 PM
Lately, life has been anything but normal for Regina Brown.
"I try to be positive and not even think about it and try to live a normal life," Brown said.
She has something called mycosis fungoides. It's a type of lymphoma that caused her to lose all...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 6:56 PM
I promise to someday write a full-fledged story about quarter midget car racing, because it looks like great fun. But this story, while set in that world, is about family — in particular, a sister looking out for her brother.
The brother is...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 3:03 PM
There are some gifts that can never be repaid. At 16-years-old, Calvin McIntyre was facing a future he'd never imagined.
“From the day we found out about this disease that I had never heard of before,” says Calvins mother Alfie. “Before...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 5:34 PM
I'm glad to be able to revisit the story of 8-year-old Simon Ernst. I wrote about the Upper Milford Township boy last month, when he was getting ready to undergo a bone marrow transplant.
The procedure ended up being delayed because Simon had a...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 3:52 PM
All of this exposure and economic impact.
All of the hype and the hoopla.
All of the celebrities and festivities.
All because this man believed.
All because Pat Williams believed in Orlando.
Believed in Magic.
And now, as Orlando gets ready to...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 1:48 PM
Rachel Tova Minkove, a University of Maryland School of Social Work student who wanted to assist young adults as they fought cancer, died of Hodgkin's lymphoma complications July 29 at her Cheswolde home. She was 28.
Born in Baltimore, she was the...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 5:33 PM
It's been a year for the fight against AIDS and HIV. First the FDA approved Truvada and now an even bigger discovery. A pair of men living with HIV are now free from the virus after receiving a bone marrow transplant. This is the closest doctors have ever...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 10:00 PM
Gabriel Lalli's body has broken down. His eyesight has faded. He isn't the man he was two years ago. But that's with regard to his physical status.
Cancer can break down anyone, yet it hasn't wilted his fighting spirit.
Lalli, a Newport Beach resident,...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 7:37 PM
Lee Eddins, 12, was diagnosed with leukemia last February.
A bone marrow match was found, but soon after rejected by Lee's body. Lots of pain and anguish. But Lee had a wish, to be granted byMake-A-Wish Friday, and that was to meet his idol, Indiana...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 3:59 PM
Lesley Domiano has only a few months to live, unless she can find a compatible bone marrow donor.
Friends of the longtime Laguna Beach resident will be collecting DNA at three events this month in a desperate search for a donor.
Collection will begin...