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Family seeks help for 8-year-old girl who suffers from rare disease

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Emily Mitchell is 8 years old and fighting a deadly genetic disease called Fanconi Anemia. It causes leukemia, breast cancer, ovarian cancer and oral cancers. Emily is in the early stages of bone marrow failure and looking for a bone marrow donor. Her family is hosting a bone marrow drive and charity golf tournament to sign up new bone marrow donors and raise money for Fanconi Anemia research. 

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