Living With Sickle Cell Disease
We have learned over the years that having a well rounded nutrient-dense diet for managing symptoms and limiting complications caused by sickle cell anemia. Medical breakthroughs such as hydroxyurea have allowed individuals diagnosed with sickle cell anemia to live normal lives.
We are pleased to announce that Cayenne Wellness Center is a sub-awardee of the HRSA Newborn Screening Follow-Up Program | Grant No.: SCDAA-NBS2017. Learn more here.
There have been many sickle cell studies that have been used to improve the quality of life for individuals. New treatments are being discovered and tested in clinical trials. Learn more here.
Our priorities are: to improve outcomes for individuals with sickle cell disease legislatively; to advance SCD and SCT through education; and to provide resources and care coordination services. Learn more here.