Sickle Cell Disease: Theresa's Story (Video)

Sickle Cell Disease: Theresa's Story (Video)

Espanol ButtonIn this video Theresa, 16, talks about how taking extra care to manage her sickle cell when she's feeling well helps ward off pain crises and other problems. She also talks about how friends and family help her manage the disease and be her best.





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