Rex Larsen | The Grand Rapids Press Lee Marentette is healthy now thanks to a 2009 bone marrow transplant.MIDDLEVILLE — Like many 7-year-old boys, Lee Marentette has a room full of superhero toys, costumes and posters.
But Lee has one superhero who belongs to just him. His superhero can’t leap tall buildings in a single bound or use X-ray vision [ … ]
Minneapolis, MN (BlackNews.com) -- Black History Month is a celebration of milestones led by prominent figures throughout history. But every day, African Americans are making a critical difference through their compassionate decision to join the Be The Match Registry® as potential marrow donors or by donating their newborn baby's umbilical cord blo [ … ]
If you ever want to see a community come together, give them a reason, and that is exactly what happened this past weekend at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Smyrna, Georgia. While thousands of patients all over the world were praying for a compatible bone marrow donor, in one of Atlanta’s suburbs, hundreds of strangers were rushing to re [ … ]