Patient-Focused Nonprofit Generating Awareness About Sickle Cell Disease, a genetic disorder that primarily affects BIPOC minorities
Welcome to Sickle Cell Warriors™, Inc.
We Made It!
September Is Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month!
Our Time to Shine!
World Sickle Cell Day on June 19th
Sickle Cell Awareness Month
Don’t call me a sickler, I am a warrior!
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10th Annual Sickle Cell Disease Therapeutics Conference September 15, 2021 9 am – 4 pm EST Visit the SCW Facebook page to join the GBT Livestream Sickle Cell Warriors, Inc. (SCW) and (Global Blood Therapeutics) GBT partner to host the annual Livestream of the 2021 Sickle Cell Disease Therapeutics Conference (SCDTC). Firstly, learn about the…
Learn more about the Hibiscus Study Clinical trials are critical to finding new or improved treatments for diseases. By participating in a clinical trial for sickle cell disease (SCD), you could help researchers better understand the disease or find new treatments that can be given to SCD patients in the future. About the Hibiscus Study™…
Newborn Screening Advocacy Succeeds in Georgia Earlier this month, Georgia Governor Brian Kemp signed HB 567 [ https://www.legis.ga.gov/legislation/59896 ] into law, which will require the state to consider new federal newborn screening (NBS) recommendations within one year, implement them within two and a half years, and provide appropriate funding for the NBS program. ASGCT supported the bill…
Our mission is to provide education, awareness, empowerment, advocacy, research access & support for those living with sickle cell disease. We do this through digital media, events, and conferences. We help to amplify the voices of patients, caregivers, and families battling this genetic rare disease.
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First of all, if sickle cell has touched your life in any way, you are a warrior. Are you a sickle cell warrior living life to the fullest regardless of sickle cell? Are you a mother, father, or grandparent caring for a sickle cell warrior? Are you in school, working or managing a household? Would you like the your sickle cell story featured on this website?
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SCW has the largest peer-curated online collection of articles dealing with the personal nature of sickle cell disease.
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