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Bill for compulsory HIV, sickle cell test passes second reading in Zamfara assembly

A private member’s bill to provide a law for compulsory free pregnancy,

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(Photo): Sickle cell survivor narrates harrowing experience with condition on 23rd birthday

A sickle cell patient, Oghenevwegba Dafe has narrated his harrowing experience with

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World Sickle Cell Day: 250 Million People Affected Globally

  The Nigerian Orthopaedic Association says an estimated 250 million people across

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Chronic Leg Ulcer affects 10 percent of Sickle Cell Patients- NGO

The Sickle Cell Hope Alive Foundation (SCHAF), an NGO, says that Chronic

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Sickle Cell Anaemia: NGO to Screen Secondary School Students on Genotype

Quinta Health, an NGO, has said that it would work with other

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Kano Sickle Cell Association Says Over 80 Members Lost Over Blood Shortage

Mr Abdulkadir Muhammad, the Secretary, Kano Sickle Cell Club, says no fewer

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Sickle cell: Doctor harps on provision of more information to stem tide

A General Physician, Dr Benjamin Olowojebutu, has urged governments and health institutions

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Nigeria has highest concentration of sickle cell patients- Prof. Osaghae

Prof. Dominic Osaghae, Dean, School of Clinical Medicine, Igbinedion University Okada, Edo,

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You can live fulfilled life with sickle cell disorder – Initiative

Ms Toyin Adeshola, Founder, Sickle Cell Advocacy and Management Initiative (SAMI), has

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MTN Foundation boosts fight against Sickle Cell with DNA laboratory upgrade

In a bid to reduce the death of Sickle Cell patients at

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75% of sickle cell births in Nigeria don’t see their 5th birthday – Group

The Sickle Cell Support Network, an NGO, says Nigeria records about 150,000

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Compulsory HIV test: Adamawa Assembly commences public hearing

The Adamawa House of Assembly has commenced public hearing on a law

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Bill to amend Sickle Cell Centre law in Edo passes second reading

A Bill to amend the Sickle Cell Centre Law 2005 scaled through

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Two Brothers Cured After New Treatment For Sickle Cell

Doctors at the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System have

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Reps want FG to subsidise Sickle Cell patients’ treatment cost

The House of Representatives on Tuesday called on the Federal Government to

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NABDA intensifies research on cure of sickle cell anaemia

Prof. Lucy Ugbado, the Director-General, the National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) on

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Association receives N5m donation for construction of sickle- cell clinic

An oil magnate, Mr Arthur Eze, has donated N5 million to the

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