A Story of Saving a Life (Saudi Arabia)

My father used to be in good health without any medical issues. One day we noticed sudden changes on our father’s health. He looked fatigue and exhausted and there was a shocking drop of his weight. We insisted to take him to the hospital during one of our family gatherings to do a full checkup on him to assure our self that he was fine. After several laboratory tests were taken, the physician informed us that our father has blood cancer. This was shockingly terrible news for all of us. My father had faith and he accepted the news, he…

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World Marrow Donor Day (WMDD) is a special day celebrated once per year to thank all blood stem cell donors worldwide. We thank unrelated donors, family donors, cord blood donors, donors who already have donated, and donors who are on the global registry waiting to donate. It is also a day to raise awareness among the general public and decision-makers about the importance of registering as a stem cell donor and the impact of blood stem cell transplantation on a patients’ life.

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