Sickle Cell Isn’t a Black Disease

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Dr. BCW, Dr. Curry-Winchell’s, health series Beyond Clinical Walls, explains why sickle cell isn’t a black disease.

Often sickle cell is seen as a black disease, however that is a misconception.  The truth is that it is not a black disease, it is based off the geographic heritage and can be found among many ethnicities.  To get some more information check out this video.

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Sickle Cell Isn't a Black Disease