Blogs tagged under "STOPThalassemia"


Without Cure2Children’s STOPThalassemia center, little Zainab would have to have blood transfusions for the rest of her life, increasing her risk of acquiring other blood maladies. However thanks to the presence of this STOPThalassemia center in Islamabad, Zainab is cured and will spend the rest of her life living like a normal child. Give Zainab’s story a voice, read it.


Today, Rameez is 4 years old and thalassemia free. No more blood transfusions. No more chelation therapy. No more sleepless nights for Azam and Fatima (until their boys become teenagers, of course). Read this story to understand what it is like for so many families affected by thalassemia.