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Crisis: How Sickle Cell Made Me Confront My Mortality

In Health by Israel DaramolaLeave a Comment

Technically, I have sickle cell anemia.   “Technically,” because I have a condition that should put me in the hospital every week from weariness and intense pain, and yet I've somehow been lucky enough to live life mostly free from these symptoms. I've seen people ravaged and worn down by this disease, going in and…