Blogs tagged under "Thalassemia"

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!

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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.

Yes, there is a cure for thalassemia. Bone Marrow Transplantation (BMT) is the only definitive cure for thalassemia, with no more need of blood transfusions (thalassemia free).

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