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SICKLE CELL, HEARING LOSS & SPEECH

This customer on his way out of the office beckoned that he wanted to see me in camera. There were two other persons with me, so I had to excuse myself to give him an audience. “Sir, I would like to know you better. You sound like my countryman. Aren’t …

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MY SONGS OF GRATITUDE (2)

Not long after I was interviewed and published by a publication, the Sickle Cell News Journal (sicklecellnews.com), the publisher of the magazine got in touch again to inform me somebody else would also love to have a word with me and if he was free to share my contact info. …

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SICKLE CELL: Red Umbrella Walk 2019

By: Tayo Faloye The Red Umbrella Walk 2019, tagged: #ShoutItOut4SCD, to commemorate the World Sickle Day, took place today at the Unilag Sports Centre where the walk kicked off and rounded off. The massive turnout for the events by SCD Warriors, Sponsors, Caregivers, Healthcare Service Providers, Volunteers, Collaborators, Paramedics and …

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SICKLE CELL: Red Umbrella Walk 2019

Join us for the #RedUmbrellaWalk2019 this Saturday, 15th June, as we walk for Warriors who fight Sickle Cell daily, Caregivers as well as our Fallen Heroes in commemoration of the World Sickle Cell day. Be a partaker in this noble event to create awareness and advocate for people with Sickle …

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NAIDCARE QUALITY HEALTHCARE SERVICES

Naidcare provides a wide range of services to people in need of care, support and respite. Our approach is professional whilst maintaining the dignity and self-respect of our clients. Clients satisfaction is core to everything we do. OUR WIDE RANGE OF SERVICES ARE… * Home Care * Elderly Support * …

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SICKLE CELL and PAINFUL CRISIS

Frequent episodes of painful crisis are a major recurring symptom of Sickle Cell Disorder. The main feature is pain of abrupt or gradual onset, with or without a history of what triggers it. The bones are mostly involved, and they become mildly to extremely painful anywhere in the body but …

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SUPPORT DISCON CAUSES TO IMPACT & SAVE LIVES

In general, Disability & Sickle Cell Organization of Nigeria (DISCON) seeks your support, donation, sponsorship & partnership to Beat Back Sickle Cell Disorder (SCD) in the country. You can get involved in various ways… 1. DONATE MEDICATION: DISCON distributes Prescriptive/ OTC drugs to SCD warriors at little or no cost …

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PALLOR and JAUNDICE IN SICKLE CELL DISORDER

Sickle cells life span is shorter than normal red blood cells. They get destroyed faster because of their odd crescent shape. The normal red blood cell can last for about 120 days but the sickle cell can hardly exist for up to 20 days. The bone marrow works to build …

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