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Shine a Light on Sickle Cell

Nonprofits band together to ‘Shine a Light on Sickle Cell’
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Nonprofits band together to ‘Shine a Light on Sickle Cell’
Carissa Juarez knew she was a silent carrier of the sickle cell trait. But when her newborn daughter, Jalyssa Batista-Juarez, was diagnosed with the SS genotype of sickle cell, a severe form of the disease, Juarez’s relationship with the illness transformed.
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