About The Leukemia & Lym­phoma So­ci­ety

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The Leukemia & Lym­phoma So­ci­ety® (LLS), head­quar­tered in White Plains, NY, with 68 chap­ters in the United States and Canada, is the world’s largest vol­un­tary health or­ga­ni­za­tion ded­i­cated to fund­ing blood can­cer re­search and pro­vid­ing

ed­u­ca­tion and pa­tient ser­vices. The LLS mis­sion: Cure leukemia, lym­phoma, Hodgkin’s dis­ease and myeloma, and im­prove the qual­ity of life of pa­tients and their fam­i­lies. Since its found­ing in 1949, LLS has in­vested more than $600 mil­lion

in re­search specif­i­cally tar­get­ing leukemia, lym­phoma and myeloma. Last year alone, LLS made 6.3 mil­lion con­tacts with

pa­tients, care­givers and health­care pro­fes­sion­als. For more in­for­ma­tion about blood can­cer, visit www.LLS.org or

call the LLS In­for­ma­tion Re­source Cen­ter (IRC). IRC in­for­ma­tion spe­cial­ists are avail­able at 800-955-4572, Mon­day

through Fri­day, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET.

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