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Hey Warrior Family, The website is undergoing a much needed renovation. WE haven’t updated the site since 2013, so it’s undergoing a much needed makeover. Please pardon our technical glitches while

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Know Who You Are!

Know Who You Are! Greeting to All, it’s been a minute, my SC parents! My warrior has been continuously sick since my last article posting and hence my writing had

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Help Sickle Cell Obtain the Rare Disease Pediatric Voucher

    Help Sickle Cell Obtain the Rare Disease Pediatric Voucher

Sickle Cell Warriors!!! We need your help!  Please read the letter below and  send your comment into the FDA. We have until February 16th to respond as a community. The

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SC Gathering & Educational Symposium Appreciation

    SC Gathering & Educational Symposium Appreciation

WOOHOO!!!! We made it! The 2014 Sickle Cell Warriors Gathering is now officially over! Thank you so much for everyone who has attended and made this experience phenomenal. Lakiea &

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Meet Tiara Williams: College Student, Daughter, Champion, Warrior!

    Meet Tiara Williams: College Student, Daughter, Champion, Warrior!

    Today we will be speaking with Tiara Williams, a 21 year old from Chicago, who is a dedicated student and warrior. Her goal is to do Social Work

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Sickle Cell Families Need Direct Support Services

    Sickle Cell Families Need Direct Support Services

Being the parents of a Sickle Cell Warrior (SCW), we know giving up is never an option. Even when we don’t receive the needed support to get through each crisis,

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Recipe: Red Bean & Chickpea Soup

    Recipe: Red Bean & Chickpea Soup

Hello fellow warriors! This recipe was inspired by a bean salad, which consisted of kidney beans, corn, and chickpeas. I

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Meet Tristan Lee: Fashion Designer, Model, Poet, Warrior!

    Meet Tristan Lee: Fashion Designer, Model, Poet, Warrior!

Today, we are speaking with Tristan Lee, a loving and talented model, actor, poet, and fashion designer. Despite having had

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Warrior Parents: Know When It’s Time to Go!

    Warrior Parents: Know When It’s Time to Go!

In today’s society, almost no one will understand you position in caring for your little warrior. When you feel your

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How to Become Vegetarian

    How to Become Vegetarian

When I became vegetarian 28 years ago it wasn’t something I really thought about. However, it was the best decision

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Program for the SCW Gathering & Educational Symposium July 17-20

    Program for the SCW Gathering & Educational Symposium July 17-20

2014 Sickle Cell Community Gathering & Education Symposium PROGRAM AGENDA Please note that this schedule is a guideline, but times/rooms/and

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All About the Sickle Cell Gathering

    All About the Sickle Cell Gathering

Hey Warrior Family! We hope you are doing well. Sickle Cell Warriors, Inc. is planning the 2nd Annual Sickle Cell

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Yoga and Sickle Cell

    Yoga and Sickle Cell

Read about April’s journey from becoming a yoga student to a yoga master, and a teacher’s teacher.

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Embrace Your Crockpot on Days You are Sick

    Embrace Your Crockpot on Days You are Sick

What do you do for food when you are in a pain crisis? April suggests a crockpot as a viable solution, that will feed you and your family all day!

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Tips on Improving Your Diet, pt II

In the 2nd part of this series, April shares insights on how to enhance your diet, lifestyle and health.

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Tips on Improving Your Diet, pt II

In the 2nd part of this series, April shares insights on how to enhance your diet, lifestyle and health.

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12 Things You Didn’t Know about Sickle Cell Warriors, Inc.

    12 Things You Didn’t Know about Sickle Cell Warriors, Inc.

Ever wanted to learn more about what goes on behind the scenes at Sickle Cell Warriors, Inc? Well here is a short overview to give you further insights.

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Everyone in the Family is Important–Not Just the Warrior

    Everyone in the Family is Important–Not Just the Warrior

Here are some tips from one warrior mom to another on how to spread the love and attention around the whole entire family, especially to the children that do not have sickle cell.

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How to Meditate

    How to Meditate

Meditation is a great coping strategy to balance your mood, keep you calm, and manage your emotions. April gives us some tips to get started.

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A World Without Sickle Cell

    A World Without Sickle Cell

A poem written by Vicki Glarum, a mother of a child with sickle cell disease. Envisioning a world without sickle cell…

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Every Little Warrior Loves Chicken Nuggets

    Every Little Warrior Loves Chicken Nuggets

How can you get your little one to eat more veggies? Here is a great recipe that might be beneficial.

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Should You Use Marijuana for Sickle Cell?

    Should You Use Marijuana for Sickle Cell?

If you were considering using marijuana for sickle cell, here are a few things to think about.

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Are You Practicing Proper Self Care?

    Are You Practicing Proper Self Care?

Ever thought you were ‘taking care of yourself’ but then ended up in crisis anyway? April sheds some insights on how to practice proper self-care.

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Organization in the Spotlight: Have A Heart for Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation

    Organization in the Spotlight: Have A Heart for Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation

This week’s organization in the spotlight is the Have A Heart for Sickle Anemia Foundation. Established in 1990 by the

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Meet Paula: Administrative Assistant, Freelance Writer, Upcoming Gospel DJ, Warrior!

    Meet Paula: Administrative Assistant, Freelance Writer, Upcoming Gospel DJ, Warrior!

Today, we are interviewing Paula Kent, a warrior with a passion to dream, and to follow her talents! Despite her

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Pack it Up!

    Pack it Up!

The Boy Scout motto is Be Prepared. As a Sickle Cell Warrior or Caregiver, you too must always be prepared. Get ready for a crisis with your bags packed

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Yucca Pudding

    Yucca Pudding

A healthy, simple, thiocyanate filled recipe, which is a great and tasty way to start the day.

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Sweet Remedy!

    Sweet Remedy!

If your child has had issues or trouble taking medications, this post is for you. ElleJenae gives us the sweet remedy that she learned from her mom which gets her baby girl to take her meds every single time.

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Stop The Pain Before It Starts!

    Stop The Pain Before It Starts!

Ever wondered what else you can do to improve your health, avoid sickle cell episodes, and generally feel better? Here are some basic tips to get you started–from one warrior to another.

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Seek and You Shall Find the Support You Need!

    Seek and You Shall Find the Support You Need!

We have heard the saying that a ‘closed mouth does not get fed’. Learn from a Warrior Mom how to rebuild your support system, so you can care for your family when your child is in the hospital.

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