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Marrowforums Thu Aug 17, 2006 11:56 PM

NPR Airs Story about Aplastic Anemia Patient
Today during its All Things Considered program, National Public Radio aired a story under the title "Radio Rookies: Teen Probes His Childhood Illness".

Edward Llanos of Queens, New York, was 12 years old when he was diagnosed with aplastic anemia. One of his brothers was a match for a bone marrow transplant. Edward is now a healthy 18-year-old and interviewed his family about his illness. He discovered that his parents and brothers are still affected by his illness.

Read the story. Click the Listen button to hear the broadcast.

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