Tag Sickle cell survivor

Priceless! Sickle Cell Survivor Celebrates Her Brother Who Donated His Bone Marrow to Her 13 Years Ago

A Nigerian Sickle Cell survivor, identified as Samira Sanusi has taken to social media to celebrate her selfless brother, Musty Sanusi who donated his bone marrow to save her life 13 years ago. Since the bone marrow which was transplanted

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PHOTOS: Sickle Cell Advocate Anne Welsh Looks Breathtaking at her Baby Shower as she Celebrates Living with Sickle Cell & Being Pregnant

Sickle Cell advocate and survivor, Anne Welsh is expecting her second child, a baby girl. A pink-themed baby shower was organized for the mum-to-be recently in London and Anne attended the shower to celebrate living with sickle cell and being

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Nigeria’s Oldest Sickle Cell Survivor, Alhaja Asiata Adupe Onikoyi Laguda, Turns 91

Last year, Alhaja Asiata Adupe Onikoyi Laguda gained popularity when she turned 90 (read her story here) and was celebrated as the oldest person living with sickle cell in the world. READ ALSO: Hope for Sickle Cell Couples as New Medical

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