Did you know that blood marrow transplants have increased the survival rate of some blood cancers from nearly zero to eighty-five percent? Today I will talk with one of those survivors, David Tuccaro, Jr. about how he won this battle against leukemia. David will share the details of his difficult and painful journey, how he fought to win this big fight, and most importantly, he'll help us all consider the vital importance of becoming a donor.
David Tucaro, Jr. is a Mikisee Cree First Nation who overcame his fight with Leukemia, chronicled in his memoir "Bad To The Bone:The True Story of David Tuccaro, Jr." He shares his tumultous journey of self-discovery through pain, hopelessness and the feeling of inadequacy to inspire others to overcome adversity. After discovering his purpose, he is living out his passion of teaching others to save lives by registering to become a bone marrow donor. David spends his free time with is family and enjoying music.
For additional information, visit: www.davidtuccaro.com
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