"It was the easiest thing in the world and it can have such a dramatic impact in the lives of others," Wade says. "Not just on the patient, but on their family too."
Aneesa Jessani sees another parent’s decision to donate her child’s umbilical cord blood to a public bank as a choice that saved her son, Amaan. That donated cord blood cured a disease that had kept Amaan in the hospital for most of his infancy.
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