Learning To Live With Sickle Cell

Learning To Live With Sickle Cell

I had noticed a woman on Sickle Cell social media sites who shared a lot of her private self, all in the sake of awareness. She shared photos of herself in her hospital bed while in crisis, with tubes and machines surrounding her body. Then were photos of her in...
At First They Can’t See It-Then They Can

At First They Can’t See It-Then They Can

Living with sickle cell is an adversity that demands my entire physical self. It is living while knowing that there is something different about me yet understanding that others cannot see it – until they can. It is knowing deep down, at all times, that any...

Raising Awareness for Sickle Cell Anemia

It is very hard to believe that Sickle Cell was discovered just a little over a hundred years ago in 1910. It is a serious blood disorder and yet there is little public knowledge of what Sickle Cell is and many misconceptions about it among the general public. Little...