Check-out this video on need for voluntary blood donation for thalassemia patients that we found on YouTube.
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Bone marrow transplant (BMT) is the only definitive cure for thalassemia. It plays a great role in improving the quality of life for both patients and their families through decreasing medical, psychological, and financial burdens of conventional continuous treatment. Find out the significance of BMT here.
At Cure2Children, offering the possibility of a cure to children suffering from life-threatening blood disorders is our top priority. A cure means, bone marrow transplantation from a healthy sibling to the sibling in need. Yet we too often receive inquiries from families with only one child or with siblings that are not compatible, and are therefore these families are left with little hope. But, what if every mother could be a donor for her child? At Cure2Children we are dedicating ourselves to making maternal bone marrow an option.
Sankalp India Foundation is a voluntary organisation based in Bangalore, India that helps children suffering from Thalassemia gets proper care and treatment. Around 200 children with Thalassemia from across south India are supported through the Thalassemia day care centre established by Sankalp in Indira Gandhi Institute of Child Health Hospital in Bangalore.