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What is Sickle Cell Disease?

Sickle Cell Disease is an inherited red blood cell disorder that causes healthy, round red blood cells to become hard, sticky, and c-shaped—just like the farm tool called a “sickle”.

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  • MARAC Advisory Statement: Monkeypox
    by Emma Day on July 20, 2022 at 7:47 pm

    July 20 – The Sickle Cell Disease Association of America’s Medical and Research Advisory Committee (MARAC) is aware of the news about monkeypox and is monitoring the situation. Please follow advisories from organizations such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to avoid close, skin-to-skin contact with individuals who have a rash that looks The post MARAC Advisory Statement: Monkeypox appeared first on Sickle Cell Disease Association of America Inc..

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