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Tricia Saulsbury of Kensington is pictured here with her children, Emma and Nathan. Saulsbury recently underwent a blood marrow transplant. (Contributed photo)

Saulsbury fights rare blood disease

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At 43, Tricia Saulsbury of Kensington is facing a health crisis in her life that she never anticipated, nor could have. On April 5 she was diagnosed with aplastic anemia.


Aplastic anemia is an uncommon blood disease where bone marrow does not produce sufficient new cells to replenish blood cells. Tricia's bone marrow simply is not producing enough red blood cells, white blood cells, or platelets.

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