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Understanding Sickle Cell Anaemia Treatments in 2020

Despite the preventive measures, people with SCA can fall seriously ill. It is important to note that illness can start from age 4-6 months when levels of the natural foetal haemoglobin, which preven

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Cure for Sickle Cell Anaemia? – 2020 Updates.

Before now, a cure for the condition has been mostly elusive. For some years now, the only established cure for SCA has been stem cell transplant - that is, a transplant of "healthy stem cells from

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Rape Crisis in Nigeria 2020 – Stop It Right Now.

Rape is facilitated by structural and systemic issues that shape our cultural environment. They are unfair and disproportionately skew power relations in our society. If we all take action now, we can

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Chance of SS genotype with AS parents?

A common question is: “what’s the chance of SS genotype with SS parents”? We break down the chances of having children with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) when both parents are...

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Nigerian Rape Culture – What can Women do?

Rape is a violent assault on the physical and mental being of a person using sex as a weapon. Rape attacks go unreported and unpunished – while the cycle continues.That now said women must undergo a


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