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Sickle Cell Intervention

2018 BEFFTA Award winner Augusta Koroma with Dr. Pauline Long

Augusta Koroma wins 2018 BEFFTA People’s Choice Award

December 17, 2018 Sickle Cell Ailment 5 Comments

Sickle Cell Intervention UK is pleased to announce that our founder and CEO Augusta Koroma has been honoured with a Special 2018 BEFFTA Award.

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Sickle Cell Disease Management

8 Ways to Help a Loved One with Sickle Cell Disease Management

June 1, 2018 Sickle Cell Ailment 0 Comment

If your loved one has been diagnosed with Sickle Cell Disease, it’s natural to want to support them in managing their condition. Sickle Cell Intervention has compiled a list for friends and family members of Sickle Cell Warriors. Here are 8 ways you can help: Show EMPATHY to the person […]

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10 Myths and Fact About Sickle Cell Disease

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Sickle Cell Intervention has made a list of our Top 1o myths and facts about Sickle Cell Disease. Malaria – There are sayings that I have heard from many people that malaria does not attack sickle cell sufferers and I am always amazed as there is no basis for such […]

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Sickle Cell Disease Awareness

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The misconceptions about Sickle Cell Disease in local communities and among health care professionals can be problematic. Family members, law enforcement, paramedics and hospital staff who aren’t educated about Sickle Cell Disease often subject those suffering from the ailment to unfair treatment and stigma because the misinterpret their symptoms for […]

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Stop The Stigma!

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World Sickle Cell Day is celebrated all over the world on June 19th each year with an aim of increasing public awareness on this lethal ailment and managing it effectively in collaboration with health professionals, families and public as a whole. In 2016, our sister organization Africa Sickle Cell Centre […]

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