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June 1, 2022

In retrospect: Letter from bone marrow transplant recipient to her 19-year-old self celebrates survival

By In the Loop In the Loop (@intheloop)

Wendy Zins writes a letter to her 19-year-old self on the anniversary of her bone marrow transplant each year. The letter is a reminder and acknowledgment of the key people and things that helped her survive. Wendy Zins was 18, had just graduated from high school, and was looking forward to the next chapter in […]

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Tags: Bone Marrow Transplant, Dr. Louis Letendre, Dr. Morie Gertz

October 31, 2017

A New Double-Take: Second Opinion Points to Future of Hope

By In the Loop In the Loop (@intheloop)

When Mackenzie Boedicker was diagnosed with amyloidosis, she knew nothing about the disease. That’s changed, and she’s using her new knowledge to raise awareness and funds to support research into treatments and a cure.

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Tags: Amyloidosis, Dr. Morie Gertz, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine

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