Michael is 20 years old and has been battling Sickle Cell Anemia for many years. In July 2014, he received an allogeneic transplant. His older sister, Cherie, was his donor and is the main support in Michaelâ€™s life. Michael is described by social work staff at his hospital as a â€śsweet young man who loves amusement parks and music.â€ť Once he is further along in his recovery, he plans to study to be a paramedic, then a trauma nurse or a surgeon.
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