After Mom Saved By Stem Cell Transplant, Son Donates His OwnJoanne Sullivan received a life-saving stem cell transplant from an anonymous donor in Germany two-and-a-half years ago, after she was diagnosed with myelofibrosis, a form of bone marrow cancer.
Elgin Man Waiting For 4th Kidney Transplant In 30 YearsAn Elgin man whose immune system has led to rejection after rejection after rejection of donor kidneys is about to go under the knife again, and this time, his doctor says, is going to be different.
Rev. Jackson: Jesse Jr. 'Has Fought Gallantly' During IllnessRev. Jesse Jackson said Wednesday that his son Jesse Jackson Jr.’s decision to resign from Congress has caused “a great sense of pain” for his family, but he said they’ve been encouraged by all the support they’ve received from the public.
Jackson Jr.'s Colleagues In Congress Add To Pressure For AnswersSeveral members of Illinois's congressional delegation have joined the growing chorus of voices pressuring U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-IL) to speak out about his ongoing medical and legal troubles.
Jackson Jr. Avoiding Spotlight By Staying In MinnesotaA day after Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. left his second stint at the Mayo Clinic, a source close to the Jackson family said the congressman was still in Rochester, Minn., in an effort to avoid the spotlight.
Jackson Jr. Checks Out Of Mayo Clinic; Feds Reportedly Investigating WifeU.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was released from the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota on Tuesday, after a second stint there to be treated for bipolar disorder.
Jesse Jackson Jr. Votes By Absentee Ballot, No Event On Election DayJesse Jackson Jr.'s publicist says the ailing Illinois congressman has voted by absentee ballot.
Jackson Jr. Voted Absentee; Won't Hold Election Day EventU.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.'s publicist says the ailing Illinois congressman has voted by absentee ballot.
Jesse Jackson Jr. Checks Back Into Mayo ClinicThe Rev. Jesse Jackson says his congressman son has checked back into the Mayo Clinic for an evaluation.
Jesse Jackson Jr. Back To Mayo Clinic For Treatment Embattled Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. received a show of support from two of his U.S. House colleagues Monday as he prepared to go back to the Mayo Clinic for continuing mental health treatment.
Sources: Jackson Jr. Returning To Mayo ClinicSources said Friday that Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. is planning to return to the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota, as he continues treatment for bipolar disorder.
Rev. Jackson Says His Son Is Not Ready To Return To CongressThe Rev. Jesse Jackson says his son will not be ready to return to Congress in the immediate future.