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"Is That My Smiling Daughter?"

That’s the phrase I heard from my mother in cross-country phone greeting throughout my adulthood, ad nauseam. I don’t know why it annoyed me so much, except that my mother annoyed me. 1,080 more words

Caring For A Parent

Money for bone-marrow donors? Company says yes; feds say no

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Doug Grant says his new company, Hemeos, can save lives. But a proposed change in federal regulations could make his business a criminal enterprise. 988 more words

U.S. News

From the archives: Joe Cajic's battle with leukemia

This article appeared in the State Press, Arizona State University’s student newspaper, on Oct. 28, 1998.

Cajic garners support from fans, ex-teammates.
Former ASU lineman fights battle with leukemia, relentlessly searches for donor… 690 more words


'Holy grail'

The treatment of diseases from diabetes to multiple sclerosis could be revolutionised by a breakthrough in bone marrow transplants.

Researchers have made the life-saving infusions so safe that they say they could be used to treat numerous conditions. 98 more words