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Sickle Cell Stress and the Holidays

Sickle cell episodes are often triggered during the holidays. James explains why this happens and gives some tips on how to avoid a holiday hospitalization.

What the Pain Feels Like

This is one of my absolute favorite PSA's about sickle cell. Elise is totally kick ass, a warrior of the highest grade and I...

Krystal’s Poem

This is a great poem that sums up the strength, determination, and character of a Sickle Cell Warrior. Written by Krystal "For a long time,...

Better Access to Treatment

How do we provide better access to treatment for SC Warriors in our own communities? @NICHQ

Don’t Be Bullied!

As parents of warriors, we must always be alert when managing our babies’ Sickle Cell disease.  Recently, I had another eye-opening experience while dealing...


So I know that I haven't blogged in a couple of weeks, but readers on the FB page will know that I ran out...

The Ticker says…

Four months. Gulp.


I got my first blogger award for this blog. The Real Life Drama Queen has given me the Schmoozer Award for being a blog...

Information about Nicosan

Informational Release from Xechem Nigeria. This is old, but I just came across it so I figured it would help some answer all their...
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