Learn about what is happening inside your body, what causes pain, and who has sickle cell.
You know what sickle cell is; now learn what causes it in an easy to understand way.
You can have sickle cell trait without having the blood disorder. This means you carry the gene and can pass it on. You might also have some of the symptoms of sickle cell.
There are four main types of sickle cell. Learn what they are and how the symptoms are different.
Finding out if you have sickle cell or carry the gene is easier than ever. Learn about your options for diagnosis.
The symptoms of sickle cell are different for each person. They can also change over time as you get older.
Pain can be loud, but damage can be silent. Learn more about ways to monitor and prevent potential damage in your body.
The complications of sickle cell can be scary, painful, and dangerous. Understanding them is the first step to monitoring your health and taking action.
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