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    IN THE NEWS: September 2015 Edition

IN THE NEWS: September 2015 Edition

Breaking news from all around the world in #sicklecell disease. Stem Cell Transplant Adult Successful stem cell transplant of 12 adults with sibling matches (half-match) at University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences, Chicago. 92% cure rate, 1 reversal (that patient did not follow protocol post-transplant). Great news! Read more

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    Bi-Annual Update of Sickle Cell Warriors™

Bi-Annual Update of Sickle Cell Warriors™

Hello Warrior Family! This letter is a year late but I finally finished it. Apologies for the delay. Read on and you will see why… It’s been a while since I last penned an article on here. Thank you so much to everyone that has emailed, texted, called, and posted

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    World Sickle Cell Day Activities!!!

World Sickle Cell Day Activities!!!

Hello everyone! As you probably know, World Sickle Cell Day is around the corner on June 19th! This was established by the World Health Organization (WHO) and is celebrated all over the world. A few years ago, most of us didn’t know when it was, and if we did, we

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    SC Gathering & Educational Symposium Appreciation

SC Gathering & Educational Symposium Appreciation

WOOHOO!!!! We made it! The 2014 Sickle Cell Warriors Gathering is now officially over! Thank you so much for everyone who has attended and made this experience phenomenal. Lakiea & I hope that you found it extremely informative, educational, inspiring, and supportive. There are so many people to thank, so

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    Warriors, Please Act Now! #SickleCellTA Social Media Takeover to Support our Advocates!

Warriors, Please Act Now! #SickleCellTA Social Media Takeover to Support our Advocates!

We received this message for Advocacy day. Although you are not in Washington DC, you can still help today. Leave a Facebook message, tweet, or email your state representatives asking them to support the Re-authorization of the Sickle Cell Treatment Act. #sicklecellTA. Read below for more details. Here is how:

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Warrior Spotlight: Flying Doctors, Nigeria

Check out this inspiring story about a sister that took her sickle cell journey to whole new heights…literally.

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    Oldest Person with Sickle Cell is 86

Oldest Person with Sickle Cell is 86

Ernestine Diamond, the oldest recorded person with sickle cell in the US is 83:)

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April 2013 Newsletter: Warriors, Activate!

This was the newsletter that was mailed out to those that signed up for our monthly newsletters. It was delivered right to your email. Go into hot topics from the Facebook page, advocacy training, and details about the cruise.

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Stem Cell Questionaire

Get involved with a research study. Just a chance to do something to help the general scientific community

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1st Annual Sickle Cell Warriors Cruise

Have you ever wanted to get together with a group of Sickle Cell Warriors, your family, and friends on a vacation where you got to share your life experiences? Well then, this cruise is specifically designed just for you.

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Autumn 2012 SC News Wrap Up

So much good research, so many positive strides! Wanna know the latest and greatest in sickle cell research and advances? Get a short summation that will boost your spirits.

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August 2012 SC News Roundup

More strides in research, more celebrities involved with sickle cell awareness, more healthcare strides around the world with sickle cell.

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June 2012 SC News Update

World Sickle Cell Day, NCAA recommendations, Sickle cell organizations mobilizing, new drugs and research…get your sickle cell news update for June here.

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Sickle Cell Free, Part 1: An Interview with Patient #19

Yes it’s true. We can be cured from sickle cell. Learn all about the new stem cell transplant process from Raheem C. aka Patient No. 19.

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May 2012 SC News Update

Fundraisers, new book, lots of national and international research. Get caught up on SC news…

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