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.
Some people with COVID-19 develop abnormal blood clots, including lots of tiny clots in the smallest blood vessels. Watch to learn how COVID-19 affects your blood health and how you can help prevent infection.
The NHLBI recognizes the importance of partnering with communities and organizations that are invested in advancing research, education, and outreach to fully realize the dream of a generation free of sickle cell disease.
The coronavirus pandemic has caused tragedy and turmoil for millions of people around the world, but it has been particularly unkind to one group whose health journey is often overlooked: Those with sickle cell...