Blogs tagged under "Islamabad"

Cure2Children organized the workshop, “Quality assurance in BMT unit,” at PIMS Children’s Hospital in Islamabad, Pakistan on the 18th and 19th of December 2013. Click here to learn 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.

Abeera Noor will celebrate her fourth birthday this coming October, as a healthy, thalassemia free child. Her parents no longer need to worry about paying for monthly blood transfusions or worry if Abeera will be able to grow properly without enough red blood cells. Join the STOPThalassemia movement. Start by giving people with thalssemia a voice. Read Abeera’s story.

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.

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.