Our goal is to improve the patient experience by offering better treatment outcomes for people with sickle cell disease and thalassaemia.

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And we made it! An amazing turnout and response to our first SCiF in the USA.

Professor Swee Lay Thein at Sickle Cell in Focus 2014

Monday 15 – Tuesday 16 September 2014

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, The National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, (near Washington DC), Maryland, USA

red cell news

Planning and design is going well for our 6th issue, due out in mid-October. Until then, take a look at our Spring/Summer issue packed full of photos, quizzes and much more….

Download red cell news 5th issue here (pdf download)

As usual, we welcome all your comments and feedback! And, if you have a story, an event to publicise or you would like to contribute your graphic or art skills, then get in touch.


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Help the Prescription Charges Coalition’s campaign for free prescriptions for those with long term illnesses. Send an email to your MP in less than two minutes!

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