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Terminally ill Canfield girl gets big wish granted

WKBN.com - Feb 19, 2017
AUSTINTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Sixteen-year-old Aniyah Ward from Canfield has terminal sickle cell anemia. Saturday, she got one of her bucket list wishes granted. Because her family knows singer Jacquees is her favorite artist, they gave her the huge ...

US Government Awards Missouri Researcher $4.3 Million to Study Sickle Cell in Teens, Adults

Sickle Cell Anemia News - Feb 9, 2017
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded a $4.3 million research grant to Dr. Allison A. King of the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis to support her research on sickle cell disease, with particular focus on teens and adults.

Successful sickle cell drug being tested at Brody School of Medicine

WITN - Jan 26, 2017
Boris Barrett, 25, has been living with sickle cell anemia all his life. "Sometimes in school I had to miss large chucks of time, which wasn't fun, sometimes when I was in school I would be in pain," Barrett says. Even while staying hydrated and warm ...

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Sickle Cell Anemia: From Basic Science to Clinical Practice

Although sickle cell anemia was the first molecular disease to be identified, its complex and fascinating pathophysiology is still not fully understood. A single mutation in the beta-globin gene incurs numerous molecular and cellular mechanisms that contribute to the plethora of symptoms associated with the disease. Our knowledge regarding sickle cell disease mechanisms, while still not complete, has broadened considerably over the last decades. Sickle Cell Anemia: From Basic Science to Clinical Practice.
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Dying in the City of the Blues: Sickle Cell Anemia and the Politics of Race and Health

by: Keith Wailoo
This groundbreaking book chronicles the history of sickle cell anemia in the United States, tracing its transformation from an "invisible" malady to a powerful, yet contested, cultural symbol of African American pain and suffering.

Set in Memphis, home of one of the nation's first sickle cell clinics, Dying in the City of the Blues reveals how the recognition, treatment, social understanding, and symbolism of the disease evolved in the twentieth century, shaped by the politics of race, region, health care, and biomedicine.
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Meet Camden: Living with Sickle Cell Anemia

by: Ishia L. Washington-Gattis
This fun and knowledgeable book is about a 9 year old boy named Camden. He has Sickle Cell Anemia. This book will show Camden's courage and strength in his day to day life. It will also explain some of the things you may go through if you have Sickle Cell Anemia.
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Uncertain Suffering: Racial Health Care Disparities and Sickle Cell Disease

by: Carolyn Rouse
On average, black Americans are sicker and die earlier than white Americans. Uncertain Suffering provides a richly nuanced examination of what this fact means for health care in the United States through the lens of sickle cell anemia, a disease that primarily affects blacks. In a wide ranging analysis that moves from individual patient cases to the compassionate yet distanced professionalism of health care specialists to the level of national policy, Carolyn Moxley Rouse uncovers the cultural assumptions that shape the quality and delivery of care for sickle cell patients.
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Sickle cell anemia - causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment & pathology

What is sickle cell anemia? Sickle cell anemia is an autosomal recessive genetic condition where the beta-globin protein subunit of hemoglobin is misshapen, ...

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Sickle Cell Anemia: A Patient's Journey

As a young child, Alexandria, now age 17, endured near-constant feelings of exhaustion and general sickness, which turned into severe pain at night.

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