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Gina
Reply with quote  #31 
I would never push anyone to donate especially teenagers and I'm not sure about bone marrow, but I am a donor of all my body organ, skin,eyes, everything. Because the way I see it is if my family and I were in a car crash and my kids are hurt I am there closest match so by all means save my kids, I donate blood as well but this is the first I have looked up bone marrow
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D T
Reply with quote  #32 
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Originally Posted by Molly-Tx
I think that it is GREAT that there are people who give....but my young daughter is just starting out her life and career...I just think that they should have told her about the "negative things" that could happen.

The woman called me tonight from the clinic...I explained that our daughter now has had a chance to make a "more informed decision"....she quoted some statistics about the anesthesia being no problem in nearly 90% of the cases...and admitted she did not know anything about the above case.

Once people are "informed correctly" and still want to do this...I think it is a wonderful gift of love...but, they need to tell the "whole truth" when they are convincing people to do this...so it is truly an informed choice.

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Reply with quote  #33 
Okay, i signed up in August 2017, and i just received news i am a match. I go for a blood draw Thursday. Im a 49 uear old, but my mother is alao not happy about my choice. After reading these posts, I’m pretty afraid. Sigh.
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