Sandra and Vern Snipes: Facing Myelofibrosis Together

After a month of feeling very ill, Sandra Snipes' husband Vern insisted that she make an appointment to see her doctor. The doctor's visit turned into a stay in the hospital and eventually a myelofibrosis diagnosis. Sandra and Vern share their journey, from diagnosis to treatment, and discuss how they coped with each step of the process together, as a couple.

This article was originally published April 10, 2014 and most recently updated October 1, 2019.
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