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My Thal. My Today.

“I feel guilty when the bone pain I experience from thalassemia slows me down on our adventures. I feel like we’re not able to do everything we have planned.

But the important thing is that I’m traveling and, even better, I’m traveling with him. I’m going to continue talking to my doctor about how to plan more trips for us in more exciting new places.”

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