Trusted Resources: Evidence & Education
Scientific literature and patient education texts
Women with Sickle Cell Disease and Preconception Care: What to Know Before Getting PregnantCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Sickle Cell Reproductive Health Education Directive (SCRED); Foundation for Women & Girls with Blood Disorders; American Society of Hematology (ASH) Year: 2023
Priapism: A Simple GuideSickle Cell Society
How Diet Can Help Support Sickle Cell Patients: A Nutritionist’s ViewSickle Cell Disease News
Nutritionist Alana Kessler discusses how diet can help support and improve the quality of life of patients with sickle cell anemia.
Stay Safe and Healthy in WinterNational Center for Environmental Health
Winter storms and cold temperatures can be dangerous. Stay safe and healthy by planning ahead. Prepare your home and vehicles. Prepare for power outages and outdoor activity. Check on older adults.
Although winter comes as no surprise, many of us may not be ready for its arrival. If you are prepared for the hazards of winter, you are more likely to stay safe and healthy when temperatures start to fall.