More than 60,000 people were diagnosed with Leukemia last year. Treatment often includes Chemotherapy and can require bone marrow and blood transplants. Bone marrow donors require complete genetic compability with recipients for transplant to work.
A new Rutgers study found that members of Generation X - those born between 1965 and 1974 - are more than twice as likely to have a stroke than the average population. People born in 1961 or before, meanwhile, are seeing declining stroke rates.