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March 23, 2018 · Leave a Comment

Shocking Diagnosis Leads to a New Focus on Joy

By SharingMayoClinic SharingMayoClinic (@SharingMayoClinic)

Andrea Borg was stunned to learn she had a life-threatening form of leukemia. But she persevered through demanding treatment regimens that ultimately put her cancer in remission. Today Andrea is focused on supporting others going through similar health challenges. 

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Tags: acute myelogenous leukemia, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, stem cell transplant


November 27, 2017 · Leave a Comment

Finding Blessings in My Battle With Leukemia

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Janie Magruder reflects on her cancer diagnosis and treatment, including a crucial stem cell donation from an unlikely source that helped to save her life.

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Tags: acute myelogenous leukemia, Dr. Jeanne Palmer, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, stem cell transplant


August 21, 2017 · Leave a Comment

Beating the Odds Against a Deadly Cancer

By SharingMayoClinic SharingMayoClinic (@SharingMayoClinic)

Laughing often, listening to his physicians and receiving monthly chemotherapy have helped Clyde Erickson thrive while dealing with acute myelogenous leukemia.

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Tags: acute myelogenous leukemia, Dr. Aref Al-Kali, hematology, Leukemia


April 11, 2017 · Leave a Comment

Cancer Care Inspires Kim DeBolt to Join the Mayo Clinic Team

By SharingMayoClinic SharingMayoClinic (@SharingMayoClinic)

It was a quiet, rainy morning in 2002 at the Gift of Life Transplant House in Rochester, Minnesota. Kim DeBolt was staying at the hospitality house while recovering from a stem cell transplant at Mayo Clinic to treat acute myelogenous leukemia.

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Tags: acute myelogenous leukemia, Dr. Mark Litzow, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, stem cell transplant


December 19, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Bone Marrow Transplant Saves Leukemia Patient – Max’s Story

By Susana Shephard Susana Shephard (@susanashephard)

At the age of eight, Max Harris overcame aplastic anemia, a condition that occurs when your body stops producing enough new blood cells. Successful treatment led to his recovery and several years of good health. Years later, a visit to the dentist confirmed that his health had taken a serious turn for the worse. Severely […]

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