Bone Marrow Transplant

Not All Stem Cells Are Created Equal

CP | Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Stem cells from bone marrow have been helping people with diseases like leukemia to rebuild a healthy blood system for half a century. But n...

With Tragedy Comes Beauty

Andy Nulman | Posted 06.19.2013 | Canada Impact
Andy Nulman

No, this is not about the horrific situation that has gripped the city of Boston. This is about a horrific situation that gripped a family. My extended family. My cousins, to be exact. A few weeks ago, my cousins Warren Roll and Kelly Goodman were told that their four-year-old daughter Jayden had cancer.

4-Year-Old Home For The Holidays After Fighting Rare Genetic Mutation

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.09.2013 | Canada Impact

GILLAMS, N.L. - A four-year-old girl is set to spend her first Christmas with her family at home in Newfoundland after becoming the first person in Ca...

My Post-Cancer "Re-Birth" Day

Lisa Kramer | Posted 03.25.2012 | Canada Living
Lisa Kramer

What feels like a lifetime ago, I was a shell of a human, having endured a cancer diagnosis. My memories of this experience are especially close to the surface every year around this time, on what I call my "re"-birthday: the anniversary of my bone marrow transplant.