Every 20 minutes, someone in the UK is diagnosed with a blood cancer and some 2,000 people are looking for a potentially lifesaving blood stem cell donor each year.
Fact Every 14 minutes, someone is diagnosed with blood cancer Fact On average, 104 people a day are diagnosed with a blood cancer. Fact Over 2,000 people in the UK are in need of a bone marrow or stem cell transplant every year. Fact Currently, only 69% of patients can find the best possible match from a stranger, and this drops dramatically to 20% if you’re a patient from a black, Asian or ethnic minority background. By building and diversifying our register we will be able provide the best match to even more people with blood cancer. Fact Only 2% of people in the UK are registered as stem cell donors. This compares to 13% in Cyprus, 12% in Israel and 9% in Germany.
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Username: User first name: User last name: User ID: 0 10341 07783551899 Young Lohana Society North London voluntary group 2019-10-01 2019-12-31 09:00 23:59 https://ylsnl.com/event/sewaday2019/ previous participant We are a seasoned Sewa Day Champion! If the sewa day team would like to join us on the 20th October at the care home or any other sewa day event we would love to have you.12