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Manage Your Health. Reduce SCD-related Complications


People with sickle cell disease (SCD) are at greater risk for heart, lung, and kidney problems compared with the general population. If you have SCD, it is critical that you share your medical history with your healthcare team so that your providers can properly identify and treat any complications of SCD you have or may develop. Your healthcare team may include your primary care provider, SCD provider, and any other healthcare specialists.


In partnership with the American Society of Hematology, CDC is sharing the