Today in Thousand Oaks…

Today we caught up with Valerie, a 12-year survivor of a successful marrow transplant to cure her Aplastic Anemia.  We got a chance to visit with her family as well as see a little about her life.

Valerie's step sister, Valerie, Valerie's father and step mother

Valerie speaks about her experience as a survivor


Valerie shows us her medicine stash that she continues to need post transplant

Not only is Valerie an inspiring advocate for marrow donation, but she is also a very talented singer/songwriter.  We got a chance to hear one of her songs, written about her recovery journey.

Valerie sings and plays a song she wrote


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