Sickle Cell

More than 250,000 has been raised to date, however, the ultimate goal is to raise one million dollars and we need your help.

Dionne T. “Bobo” Bobo, founder of LIVING with Sickle Cell RVA stopped by the Radio One Richmond studios to speak with Community Clovia about the importance of giving blood.

The Tom Joyner Morning Show talks to Dr. Damiano Rondelli, Chief of Hematology/Oncology and director of the blood and marrow transplant program at the University…

Pittsburgh Steelers safety Ryan Clark did not play in Sunday’s playoff game vs. the Denver Broncos due to his Sickle Cell Anemia condition. The high altitude of Denver’s Mile High Stadium, could have possibly had a negative affect on Clark’s condition and he previously had to have a gall bladder removed and lost 30 pounds to […]

Children who suffer from sickle cell disease — a painful, inherited blood disorder — and also have anemia and/or high blood pressure may be at an increased risk for experiencing “silent” strokes, suggest researchers from John Hopkins Children’s Hospital. According to HealthDay, by analyzing the MRI brain scans of 814 children with sickle cell disease, […]