Tag: sickle cell disease

What is sickle cell disease?

What is sickle cell disease?

Sickle cell disease (also called SCD) is an inherited condition that affects a person’s red blood cells. Inherited means it’s passed from parent t ...
World Sickle Cell Day

World Sickle Cell Day

Sickle cell disease (also called SCD) is an inherited condition that affects the red blood cells. Red blood cells carry oxygen to the rest of your bod ...
Blood disorders chat: Can I pass this on to my child?

Blood disorders chat: Can I pass this on to my child?

Did you know that millions of people carry genes for various blood disorders? Many of these people will live normal, healthy lives without serious com ...