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Huge rise in potential donors following mum's appeal

Kaisha Morris is appealing for help after her son Joey became one of only 800 people in the world to be diagnosed with the rare blood condition Diamond Blackfan Anaemia.

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Mum's appeal to help save son

A mother's appealing for bone marrow donors to come forward to help her son overcome a rare blood disorder.

Nine-month-old Joey Ziadi is one of only 800 people in the world to be diagnosed with Diamond Blackfan anemia and needs regular blood transfusions just to stay alive.

In the future, he'll need a bone marrow transplant so his mum has launched a campaign to ensure he has the best chance of finding a match.

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