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Former NBA Star Magic Johnson Donates His Blood To Save People

Being recognized as the world Lymphoma and Leukemia month, July is all about spreading awareness about the topic. In this month, people are informed on the screenings, its treatments and also about the prevalence of the disease in the world.

Both Leukemia and Lymphoma are cancerous hematologic malignancies which involve blood. And as it happens, Earvin "Magic" Johnson, retired NBA star decided to contribute to the good deed.

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Former NBA Star Magic Johnson Donates His Blood To Save People

Former NBA Star Magic Johnson Donates His Blood To Save People

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Earvin Johnson contributed to the good cause by running a blood drive in conjunction with American Red Cross. 

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He wanted to support the National Awareness Month for Leukemia and Lymphoma. 

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The big guy has managed to gather 1,827 donors and he is one amongst them.

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They have saved almost 438 patients so far.

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However, many people are terrified as Johnson has been diagnosed with HIV since 1991.

However, many people are terrified as Johnson has been diagnosed with HIV since 1991.

However, the HIV cell count in Magic has been low ever since.

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But the virus continues to live within him.

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