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Sickle Cell Disease

The Editor Speaks: What is Sickle Cell Disease?

World Sickle Cell Day was celebrated last Monday (19) to make people aware of the disease. Here in the Cayman Islands the next Sickle Cell Support Group meeting will be held on Thursday, 22 June 2017 at 7.30 p.m. at…

World Sickle Cell Day was June 19 and celebrated in Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands again joined with the United Nations in recognising June 19 as World Sickle Cell Day. Since 2009, this day has been recognised to help in raising awareness of sickle cell disease as a public health concern. While…