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    How to Travel Safely with Sickle Cell April Farrell-Hasty

How to Travel Safely with Sickle Cell April Farrell-Hasty

I write this as many warriors will be traveling soon. I have traveled extensively and frequently as a yoga teacher trainer that teaches at yoga retreats in exotic destinations. Here is what I have learned. Always see your doctor before you travel.  There are many reasons for this. First, you

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    Sickle Cell and Endari

Sickle Cell and Endari

**Due to a production issue Endari is not currently available, but as soon as becomes available we will post it up on the website. Hello everyone, great news! Endari is available as of December 17. Endari is a concentrated form of L-Glutamine specially formulated for sickle cell disease. When taken

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    Sickle Cell Disease Handbook by APHON

Sickle Cell Disease Handbook by APHON

Sickle Cell Disease Handbook for Patients & Families The Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses has developed a resource for sickle disease patients and their families. The Sickle Cell Disease Handbook provides an overview for patients and their families on SCD. Each handbook is written at the 6th grade level allowing parents to

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    New Warrior Channel: Lady Bunkumi & Sickle Cell

New Warrior Channel: Lady Bunkumi & Sickle Cell

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    Sickle Cell Warrior Heather on Dr. Phil Show

Sickle Cell Warrior Heather on Dr. Phil Show

One of our esteemed Warriors in the Spotlight, Heather Avant was featured on the Dr. Phil show on December 17, 2015. She talks about how it is to live with sickle cell disease, what the pain feels like, going through a VOC, and the stigma that we often face living with

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    Sickle Cell and Getting Prescriptions Filled

Sickle Cell and Getting Prescriptions Filled

Have you ever had a doctor refuse to write you a script or a pharmacist refuse your prescription? James gives some tips on how to get your prescriptions ordered and filled, no matter what state you live in.

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    Tell Your Son!

Tell Your Son!

Its important to educate our sons on trait awareness, and not just our daughters.

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    Expert Patient Series Register HERE!

Expert Patient Series Register HERE!

Registration for the Expert Patient classes is now open.

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January 2013 Newsletter

A short summary of all the discussions on the Facebook page for Jan 2013. In case you missed anything!

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Sickle Cell Crisis: A Not-So Friendly Reminder

Tosin reminiscences about the genetic predisposition that forces her to maintain a life of balance. Your body tells you…Be Balanced or Else….!

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Sickle Cell Free, Part 4: Life After Stem Cell Transplant

This is the finale of the interview with Raheem C, the sickle cell patient who underwent a stem cell transplant and is now sickle cell free! Congratulations Raheem! Live free and be happy!

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    For Teachers: Sickle Cell Disease at School

For Teachers: Sickle Cell Disease at School

For educators, parents and children with sickle cell disease, this video is a good point of education on the challenges faced by children and adults with sickle cell disease.

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Why Are Sickle Cell Patients Anti-Social?

A common misconception is that sickle cell patients are anti-social. Take a peek behind the curtain and find out why this is not the case.

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Sports Screening for SC Trait

Is sports screening for sickle cell trait a step in the right direction? Check out this video, and let us know your thoughts, either in the comments section or make/tag a video.

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Happy New Year!!!

An open letter to fans and supporters of the Sickle Cell Warriors

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