(NEW YORK) -- Seven-year-old Jax Ramirez was born a "typical little boy," according to his mom -- but now, he's one in 1.6 million. Due to an extremely rare genetic disease, he dreams of the day he can attend school in person -- and with... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In the blink of an eye, Kirsten Riemer said her life changed one day in the doctor's office. "I was working full time and mother to a 3-year-old child, and I found myself getting increasingly tired," Riemer said. "[My doctor] came in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Robin Roberts is no stranger to facing adversity. She received a breast cancer diagnosis in 2007 and then a diagnosis of myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), a rare blood disorder that affects the bone marrow, five years later. Thankfully, her sister Sally-Ann was... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Travis Snyder is in a fight for his life as he races to find a bone marrow donor in his seven-year battle with acute myeloid leukemia, a type of cancer that worsens quickly if not treated, according to the National Cancer... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- "I'm sorry, I think my veins are camera shy," I joked to the nurse who was having trouble finding the right place on my hand for an IV. I was surrounded by cameras and wearing nothing but a gown and some unflattering yellow... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A group of moms from across the country celebrated Mother's Day this year with one wish -- to find the bone marrow donors who will save their daughters' lives. "If she gets the bone marrow transplant, she’ll be a normal baby," Anessa... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Zeke Puig, a 6-year-old boy with a rare combination of life-threatening cancers, has spent more than 150 days in the hospital since last October.For the past nearly eight months, Zeke, who... Read More.