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Blog 6: Different Approaches to Sickle Cell Disease – Let’s Talk About Them!
Episode 1 – Part 1 of 4: Top Questions about Sickle Cell Research and Clinical Trials
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Working as a medical doctor, I realized that far too many people may be confused about their diagnoses, their conditions, and their treatments. There can be a disconnect between the language that health care providers use, and what many individuals understand. This can make you feel anxious at what is often a very difficult time in your life.
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