Hello All, We apologise for the silence thus far. We have been working tirelessly behind the scenes to serve you better. Therefore, we are pleased to announce that we are moving to a proper website and will no longer be using this blog. The new website is bigger and better and also matches our new NGO […]Read more "OUR SITE HAS MOVED!"
Ever wondered why different people living with the sickle cell condition don’t all have the same sickly symptoms? Find out more here…Read more "Different Types of Sickle Cell Disease Haplotypes"
Introduction CrimsonBow Sickle Cell Initiative is a not-for-profit organization that was founded on March 1st, 2015. We seek to reach out to people whose lives have been affected by the Sickle Cell condition, either directly as sufferers, or indirectly as loved ones of sufferers. We have evolved over the past year by going beyond this […]Read more "Project Report: Keep A Warrior Warm – Phase 1 (Agege Region)"
Sex is a very important aspect of life, it can be argued that it is one of the most important aspects of life. One of the reasons many people run away from refuse to get involved married to Sickle cell individuals is because of the silent thought that people living with the condition will break are […]Read more "Sexual Disposition Of Warriors (18+)"
A few years ago, a friend of mine and I were turning 25 and wanted to do something really amazing to celebrate. We decided that we were going to go on a 7 day Boat Cruise that involved three countries in Europe, and 6 cities all together. We saved for months and happily ‘drank the garri’ […]Read more "Travel 101: Managing Sickle Cell While Traveling By Air"
We have gotten a lot of questions about the drug Hydroxyurea and whether it is dangerous for people living with Sickle Cell to take it. Based on our investigations find below the answer. The danger the drug poses depends on the organ function of the individual patient before commencement of the medication. Its mechanism of action […]Read more "What You Need To Know About The Drug ‘Hydroxyurea’- It’s Effect On A Sickle Cell Individual"
Today on the blog, we will like to celebrate a beautiful and awesome 56 year old Sickle Cell Warrior who is a mother of three, her name is Abimbola Edwin. Let’s tell you a little story about her. Almost 30 years ago, she discovered she was pregnant for her boyfriend (now husband). Everyone told her […]Read more "Inspiring Story Of A 56 Year Old Sickle Cell Warrior"