Sickle Cell Warriors

Tag "Coping Strategies"

    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 I ever made. I had been very ill for a long time. I joked that I personally built the new wing on the hospital. I got out of the hospital

3 comments Read Full Article
    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 Community Gathering and Educational Symposium. This year it is in Atlanta, GA from July 17-20, 2014 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Buckhead. We are delighted to invite you

0 comment Read Full Article
    It’s NOT Always Sickle Cell

It’s NOT Always Sickle Cell

In the last few weeks, several warriors have told me that they had other health problems besides sickle cell that was not addressed or diagnosed quickly by their physician because at first, the doctor chalked it up to being a ‘sickle cell’ complaint.

2 comments Read Full Article
    Don’t Persecute the Process

Don’t Persecute the Process

As a parent, what you say matters. ElleJanae shares a secret to keeping her well of faith full.

1 comment Read Full Article
    Living Well with Sickle Cell, Without a Cure

Living Well with Sickle Cell, Without a Cure

Our message at SCW is that you can still live a vibrant, amazing life with sickle cell disease. Here is a post from 40 year old Ty, a warrior who has learned to live well with sickle cell!

8 comments Read Full Article
    Keeping the Family Circle

Keeping the Family Circle

In this fast paced world, its easy to lose sight of quality family time. ElleJ shares with us how she is able to keep her family connected, close, and strong.

0 comment Read Full Article
    How Do You Handle Frustrating People, Why I Stopped Talking To My Mother

How Do You Handle Frustrating People, Why I Stopped Talking To My Mother

How do you deal with frustrating people who don’t understand what we go through? April answers how she dealt with the most frustrating person in her life.e

2 comments Read Full Article
    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.

6 comments Read Full Article
    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.

0 comment Read Full Article
    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…

0 comment Read Full Article
    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.

19 comments Read Full Article
    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.

2 comments Read Full Article
    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

3 comments Read Full Article
    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.

0 comment Read Full Article
    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.

0 comment Read Full Article

Donate

Support awareness & education for SCD

Announcements

Sickle Cell PSA

From CT Sickle Cell Org---my favorite SCD PSA.

Join the Sickle Cell Warriors Database

Become a warrior. Sign up to be a team leader/member. Get contacted directly by SCW about events and research in your area. YOUR INFORMATION WILL NOT BE SHARED/SOLD TO ANY THIRD PARTIES. (See privacy policy)
Example SS, SC, Beta Thal, Monroe, etc.
You will receive pre-screened research opportunities on sickle cell disease
You will receive info about the sessions on the advocacy training classes
Read more here: http://sicklecellwarriors.com/classes/
* = required field
Interested in local meetups?




powered by MailChimp!

Join us on Facebook!

Archives

Tweets!

have data = false

This is a demo store for testing purposes — no orders shall be fulfilled. Dismiss