Tools and Materials

The NHLBI offers many sickle cell disease resources, including publications and videos, to help patients, their families, and health professionals. Explore these resources to learn more about important topics, such as tips for healthy living, treatments, and managing pain. Some publications are also available in Spanish.


image of Natalie Jean-Baptiste Faces of Sickle Cell

Today’s Faces of Sickle Cell Disease

Read inspiring stories of people who have sickle cell disease, such as Natalie Jean-Baptiste, who is also a COVID-19 survivor.

Health Professionals

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Leading the Cure Sickle Cell Initiative

See how NHLBI-led research is paving the way to a cure for sickle cell disease.

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