Sickle Cell Society
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Sickle cell trait but having complications?

I have sickle cell trait. My blood level is always dangerously low. Hb 6 g/dl. I...

Do you know how sickle cell started?

I have read scientists believe that sickle cell started during slavery. This is ...


I have been anemic all my life ranging from slightly anemic to severally anemic ...

Sick and Tired

I have the trait and recently turned 50. The older I get the more tired/fatigue...

Has anyone ever had a pulmonary embolism and acute chest syndrome before and was able to get back into having an active life?

I started having recent crisis on my legs for the past year and this month was h...
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