Sri Lanka has over 2000 children suffering from thalassemia and there is no center offering a cure. Cure2Children in partnership with Kurunegala Thalassemia Association is all set to start the STOPThalassemia Center in Sri Lanka focused on prevention and cure of the disease. Click here to read more.
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Without Cure2Children’s STOPThalassemia center, little Zainab would have to have blood transfusions for the rest of her life, increasing her risk of acquiring other blood maladies. However thanks to the presence of this STOPThalassemia center in Islamabad, Zainab is cured and will spend the rest of her life living like a normal child. Give Zainab’s story a voice, read it.
Today, Rameez is 4 years old and thalassemia free. No more blood transfusions. No more chelation therapy. No more sleepless nights for Azam and Fatima (until their boys become teenagers, of course). Read this story to understand what it is like for so many families affected by thalassemia.
Angola is a country in Southern Africa. 20% of it's population are carriers of sickle-cell disease (SCD). Chances are you’ve heard of it, but don’t know exactly what it is and just how much it affects people’s lives. The Cure2Children Foundation is responding to a request from Angola to build their capacity to offer a cure for sickle-cell disease locally, safely, and affordably.
Italian Ambassador in India, Daniele Mancini, visited Cure2Children’s STOPThalassemia Center on July 27, 2013. Our STOPThalassemia Center in Jaipur, India offers bone marrow transplantation to cure children suffering from thalassemia. Click here to read more.