Tag: Cooley’s anemia

Video Walking

March 20, 2013 – If you’re a regular visitor to this site or to the CAF Facebook page,  then you already know that Care Walk 2013 is happening on May 5. (Don’t know what Care Walk is?  It’s our awesome annual fundraising event and opportunity to bring together the thalassemia community and its supporters around the […]

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Long Island Chapter Holds Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Night April 25

March 7, 2013 – Know when to hold ’em and when to fold ’em – or just like playing poker?  Then get yourself out to the Long Island Chapter of CAF’s “Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Night” at Life Quality BMW in Brooklyn on Thursday, April 25. In addition to some mighty fine card playing, the […]

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Gene Therapy and Other Advances Happen Because of You

February 25, 2013 – The fact that the first U.S.-based gene therapy trial for thalassemia has started (click here for details) is fantastic. Some might think it’s unbelievable we’ve progressed to this point. Actually, it’s fantastic but not unbelievable. We have reached this point because many members of the thalassemia community have dedicated years of […]

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