Living with Sickle Cell

Posts feature topics on work, school, travel, life, diet and all other coping strategies with sickle cell.

Working Where I Was Sick

Yesterday I worked with a nursing agency. I got floated to the unit where I was sick in December! It was weirdly uncomfortable as...

Diary of a Crises

I wrote this years ago, what was going through my mind when a crises hit me. It's kinda long, but really loopy. It's also...

Pain Scale

Living with sickle cell means living with chronic and acute pain. I have pain every single day of my life...sometimes it's worse than others,...

Jaundice

I was looking at some pictures I took last week and man, I look so jaundiced. Ick! For those of you that don't know,...

Schmoozers

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

Long Day

Man...I'm feeling so tired right now. I woke up at 6AM to head downtown Oakland for a computer class for my new job. I...

Exercise & Diet

One of the perks I guess of having sickle cell is that it keeps me in my ideal weight zone. My BMI never goes...

I’m NOT a Drug Addict

Okay America, I know there is a plethora of drug addicts out there that come to the hospital seeking narcotics, but must you lump...

WOOHOO! 2 months hospital free. Go me!

Sickler

Of all the words used for patients with sickle cell, the one that irritates me the most is Sickler. Grrrr! There is something about...
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