Tag: sickle cell anemia

Aisha SalaudeenMay 2, 2019

Anambra Assembly has passed a bill to make genotype test compulsory before marriage

Sickle cell anemia is still a traumatic, fatal health condition and, in Nigeria, it’s associated with stigma. That said, the ...

September 21, 2013

Habib Kayode A’yekeen: Sickle celled tears (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Habib Kayode A’yekeen With tears I write, Having spent everyday living predominantly with fright. Tears fill my eyes as ...

January 5, 2013

#Heartwarming: “I was told I wouldn’t live past 30 … [Now] I’m 42” – T-Boz of TLC

Reality for TLC’s T-Boz has been a challenge, starting at age 7, when she was diagnosed with sickle cell anemia. ...

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