September is Blood Cancer Awareness Month.READ MORE: Texas Bill On Increased Police Accountability In Honor Of Botham Jean Signed Into Law
Approximately every three minutes, one person in the United States is diagnosed with a blood cancer. An estimated 1,237,824 people in the U.S. are either living with or are in remission from leukemia, lymphoma or myeloma.READ MORE: Feud Between 2 Groups Of Teens Led To Deadly Mass Shooting In Austin, Police Say
The mission of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. Click here to learn more and find support.MORE NEWS: North Texas Officer Helps Wrangle Snake From Inside Man's Car At Shopping Center
Help fight leukemia by sponsoring Doug Dunbar in his quest to conquer the Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii, all to raise money to find a cure for blood cancers.