An inspiring story comes to us courtesy of Fox News Latino, as a former Fox anchor chronicles her battle with cancer and her drive to highlight the importance of potentially life-saving bone marrow donations.
Peter Johnson Jr. reported this morning on a harrowing story pitting the family of a seven-year-old Virginia boy against a drug company. Josh Hardy was stricken with an infection called an adenovirus after undergoing a bone marrow transplant in January.
Three of Doreen Gummoe’s children have a rare and debilitating disease that leads to bone marrow failure. Last year thanks to Gummoe’s work, a federal court shot down the government’s decades-old ban on compensating bone marrow donors. Now, the Department of Health and Human Services is challenging that ruling.