Sickle Cell Disease Social Media Resources

Sickle cell disease is the most common inherited blood disorder in the United States. It affects approximately 100,000 Americans, many of whom are African American, and more than 20 million people worldwide. Help raise awareness by:

  • Sharing on social media. Use the graphics and messages below during National Sickle Cell Awareness Month in September and throughout the year.
  • Tagging the Blood Diseases and Disorders Education Program. Tag us on Twitter @BloodHealthEd so we can like and share your content.
  • Adding the hashtag. Include the #SickleCellAwarenessMonth hashtag in your posts to join the conversation.