Born with thalassemia, Julia Tang has been cured through bone marrow transplantation. Not everyone can benefit from treatments like these – yet. But CAF is making sure that advances continue so that all patients will one day be cured. The support of people like you makes these advances like these possible. Thank you!
Robert Mannino has been getting blood transfusions since he was six months old. But that hasn’t stopped him from pursuing his dream. Read about this Georgia Tech student (and thalassemia patient)’s use of research to find a better way.
Alyssa Altieri says, without a doubt, that her mom, Sandy is her best friend. Since Alyssa was diagnosed with thalassemia at just five months old, Sandy has been there for her every day.
The Turchi family has been through a lot together since little Gabriella was diagnosed with thalassemia, and the Cooley’s Anemia Foundation continues to play an almost-daily role in their lives.
March 7, 2016 – Registration is now open for CAF’s 2016 Patient-Family Conference! For 2016, this always-anticipated annual event will be held July 8-10 at the Hilton San Diego Mission Valley in San Diego, CA. Entitled “Reaching New Heights,” the 2016 Conference is a unique opportunity for U.S. individuals with thalassemia and their family members (parents, […]read on