Ben was diagnosed with Leukemia at the age of 18. Ben needed a bone marrow transplant. He is currently recovering from the transplant. Ben reported that his family has been by his side through the entire journey. He says his mother has been his rock, day and night. Ben knows the value of family and gives a lot of credit to them for helping him get through this tough time. Ben is working hard to regain his strength and move on with the next chapter of his life.