We are beyond grateful for you

After 26 years on the bone marrow registry, due to age I am no longer able to donate. I first joined when a friend was fighting leukemia and needed a bone marrow transplant. I was not a match but decided to stay on the registry in case I could help someone else. I was contacted once for additional testing but my marrow was not close enough for a transplant. Please consider taking my place on the registry.

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2 thoughts on “We are beyond grateful for you

  1. To my shame, I have no idea how that system works in Portugal, Patrick, and I imagine that I am now too old as well- 74? I was looking through some old comments and found you there and popped over to say hello. Glancing back through your blog it looks like things are going well?

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    1. Hello Jo! I was surprised that 61 years was too old. I don’t qualify for any senior benefits or discounts, yet my bone marrow has retired. Yes, things are going well. I’ve just been working too many hours at my job. I am attempting to get out more walking with Maggie.

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