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Cecilia Tiwaah Abrefa recalls waking up one day to find she could not lift her limbs or sit unaided – it took six years to get back to (a semblance of) normal

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High altitudes are proven crises-triggers. Yet Kevin is adamant he wants to be a FIGHTER PILOT. He might well be on his way to fulfilling his ambition

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Little Amos Igwe couldn’t breathe well, couldn’t leave the sitting room to go play like other children. Then a bone marrow transplant plucked him off the jaws of SCD

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GenoMed CEO Dave Moskowitz says there’s a way to halt/prevent SCD, diabetic and hypertensive kidney challenges before dialysis becomes a necessity

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Featured Books:

Living With and Surviving SCD

The Monster Within Me

(both by Juanita McClain)

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