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World Sickle Cell Disease Day: 

June 19 is World Sickle Cell Day. This international awareness day is observed annually to increase knowledge and understanding of SCD and the challenges experienced by patients and their families. We encourage you to join individuals and communities from across the globe in shining a light on SCD by sharing the social media posts below.
    • Join us for #WorldSickleCellDay and together let’s raise awareness, support those affected, and advocate for better healthcare. As a part of @TheNCSCC, we’re providing life-saving care and resources for sickle cell warriors who need it most. Learn more about our network here. 
    • Today is #WorldSickleCellDay! On this day, we stand united to shed light on the challenges faced by individuals living with #SCD. Let’s honor their strength, and spread knowledge, understanding, and compassion to make a positive impact in their lives. Learn more here. 

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