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Giving Tuesday Gave Me the Gift of a Lifetime

By Sneha Grover, DKMS US Donor Recruiter
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I was a freshman in college, surrounded by thousands of new faces and countless new opportunities. One of those opportunities was joining the bone marrow donor registry. 

Albertsons In-Store Clinics Launch AI-Powered Diabetes Exam

By Bridget Goldschmidt
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CarePortMD retail health clinics at Albertsons Cos. grocery stores can now administer an eye exam to identify diabetic retinopathy by FDA-cleared autonomous artificial intelligence (AI) diagnostic system IDx-DR.

The in-store health clinics are the first to roll out this type of AI diagnostic technology. 

Click here to continue reading the story on Progressive Grocer. 

Bone Marrow Donor and Kid Kraddick Radio Producer Nick Adams to Be Honored at Annual DKMS Awards Breakfast

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Nick Adams, the Associate Producer of the nationally syndicated Kidd Kraddick Morning Show on KISS 106 FM (Dallas) has been spreading the word about becoming a lifesaving donor. He has been instrumental in using his platform to promote the DKMS mission by sharing his experience as a donor and encouraging others to register.

Carnival Corporation Breaks the Million-Dollar Mark at Its 2019 American Cancer Society Relay for Life by Raising Over $500,000

Carnival becomes the second U.S. Corporate Relay For Life donor to give a cumulative $1 million contribution to fight cancer
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MIAMI, November 21, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Carnival Foundation, the charitable arm of Carnival Corporation (NYSE/LSE: CCL;NYSE: CUK), held its third Corporate Relay For Life fundraiser Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, for American Cancer Society. With the more than $500,000 raised at the event, including a $100,000 donation from the Micky and Madeleine Arison Family Foundation, Carnival became the second U.S. company to surpass the million-dollar mark through individual and team employee fundraising.

Dallas School to Be Honored for Their Fight Against Blood Cancer

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Parish Episcopal School has been leading the charge in the fight against blood cancers and disorders in Dallas for 10 years. By hosting drives and fundraisers, the school has put becoming a registered donor on the map. At the annual DKMS Awards breakfast in Dallas on November 21st, the school will be honored with the Community Partner Award in recognition of their commitment to the DKMS mission.

6 Things Every Donor Should Have the Day of Blood Stem Cell Donation

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Peripheral Blood Stem Cell (PBSC) donation is a non-surgical, outpatient procedure that collects blood stem cells via the bloodstream. It’s also the procedure that is called for in 75 percent of the donations. These same blood-forming cells found in bone marrow are also found in the circulating (peripheral) blood. 

Listen: Sanofi's Elaine O’Hara Joins the Women In Government Podcast to Discuss Vaccines

Women In Government Foundation, Inc., is a national, non-partisan organization of women state legislators.
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Our work doesn’t end once a vaccine is made. Hear from Sanofi Pasteur’s Elaine O’Hara as she joins Women In Government to discuss how we’re addressing vaccine hesitancy: Don't Hesitate, Vaccinate

CEO Paul Hudson Speaks Out For World Diabetes Day

At Sanofi, we have been working for close to a century to develop therapeutic solutions for patients with diabetes and will continue to do so for many decades to come.
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World Diabetes Day is tomorrow!

Gilead Sciences Joins Atlantic Live Discussion on Aging with HIV

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Gilead Sciences is joining Sage and GMHC for an Atlantic Live discussion on aging with HIV.

Watch 'Aging Up' live beginning at 1:55pm ET: http://bit.ly/36eFLpz

Black & Veatch Prepares First Cohort for Public Spotlight at Demo Day

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KANSAS CITY, Mo., October 29, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Seven innovative businesses that make up the first cohort of the Black & Veatch IgniteX Cleantech Accelerator are preparing to take their business models public in three weeks. And you can be there to get a peek at the future.

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