Videos Advice to Med Professionals: LISTEN!! By Sickle Cell Warrior - July 8, 2010 0 23 Share Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest WhatsApp I can’t stress this enough: many people fail to realize how painful sickle cell is. Doctors, nurses etc. please take note… Heather Davis, a sickle cell patient, talks about the stigma from her point of view. Dr Stojan discusses how sickle cell challenges the health care system…and the stereotypes that sickle cell patients face.