Signs that a baby has sickle cell disease (SCD) won’t begin showing until the baby is 5 months old. That’s the time fewer… Read More »Sickle cell disease in Babies: What are the symptoms?
Are you one of the many people who wrongly believe that incurable diseases like Sickle Cell Disease and even disabilities come from curses or… Read More »The Need to Demystify Cultural Views on Sickle Cell Disease
People with Sickle Cell Trait (SCT) often don’t have malaria because their system consists of 1 altered gene and 1 normal gene. SCT… Read More »How are Sickle Cell Disease and Malaria connected?
Sickle Cell Disease and Pregnancy: Important things you should know If a woman with Sickle Cell Disease is pregnant, she and her unborn baby… Read More »Sickle Cell Disease and Pregnancy: Important things you should know
SCD AND TRAVELING People travel for many reasons, including work, sports events, tourism, visits, business and more. However, not everyone can travel comfortably without taking… Read More »Can a Sickle Cell Disease Patient Travel?
Healthy Lifestyle Changes In spite of not being a cure for Sickle Cell Anemia, lifestyle changes play an irreplaceable role in your overall wellness… Read More »What Lifestyle Changes Do You Need to Manage Your Sickle Cell Condition?
Balanced Diet for SCD Patients Your parents, caregivers or teachers probably told you since your adolescents that eating a balanced diet is good for your… Read More »Sickle Cell Disease: A Balanced Diet from 6 Food Groups and How They Boost Your Health