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Imagine having a child suffering from thalassemia, knowing that a cure exists, but not having access to it due to financial and geographical barriers. Help parents have access to a local, safe, and affordable cure for their children. Take action now!

Posted by: Cure2Children

Children suffering from cancer, living in distant villages and towns in India, must travel all the way to the Mumbai Tata Memorial Hospital, which provides free medical assistance. However, most cases that arrive in Mumbai for treatment do not have a place to stay. For this reason, the St. Jude India ChildCare Center provides hygienic homes and services for patients and the family accompanying them, which increase children’s response to their medical treatment.

Watch the Cooley's Anemia Foundation’s recent video - “Thalassemia: Hope for a cure” on YouTube. 

A simple blood test called Hb Electrophoresis / Hb A2 will tell you whether you are a carrier or have a trait of thalassemia minor. Learn more about thalassemia and related issues by clicking here.

The Cure2Children Foundation was invited to write an article about its project ‘Prevention and Cure of Thalassemia Major in Pakistan” for the magazine "Diplomatic Focus" on the occasion of the Italian National Day (2nd of June) .Check-out this article here.