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His mother Nordia Brown said she first noticed that Demario was not seeing from the left eye when he was three months old. She took him to the paediatrician, at which point she got news no mother would want to hear, her son had cancer in his left eye.
Foundation, towards offsetting the cost of their courses of study...Keita Carby, a UTech student pursuing communication arts and technology, Jou Vaugn Reid, a management studies student at the University of the West Indies, and Dwight Brown, a
How to Break Hits by Allan Appel Oct 3, 2013 12:28 pm Please enter the word you see in the image below: The popper has leukemia...Is it any wonder the pediatric hematologist is having a hard time communicating? Welcome to the medically dystopic but
Young patients dressed up as their favorite superhero and crowded around the windows in the waiting areas with their parents and nurses to see the four superheroes descend on ropes and cables outside. Fist bumps, waves and laughter filled the rooms
Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin is taking part in a walk to raise awareness of sickle cell disease. Benjamin is this year's ambassador for the 8th Annual Dr. James R...The two-mile event raises scholarship funds for high school seniors and college
Contact Information Available for logged-in reporters only Description The benefits of hydroxyurea treatment in people with sickle cell disease are well known -- fewer painful episodes, fewer blood transfusions and fewer hospitalizations.
During September, National Sickle Cell Awareness Month the American Red Cross encourages blood donations from donors of all types. Upcoming blood drives scheduled in the area include: McPherson County: Marquette, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m...Sept. 17,
The parents of a Slippery Rock University basketball player who died after an intense practice are suing the school and the National Collegiate Athletic Association, because their son wasn't screened for the sickle cell trait that contributed to his
Abuja has resumed the production of Niprisan drug, which is used for the management of sickle-cell. Karniyus Gamaniel announced that the institute will soon start production of the medicine, after repossessing the trade mark and license of the drug
Douglas Casa, Korey Stringer Institute Some of the key recommendations for high schools follow. Have a certified athletic trainer available during games and practices. Roughly a third of public high schools and many private ones don't do that, Casa