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SICKLE CELL DISEASE PART 2 (MANAGEMENT)

BY DR EMORUWA OPEYEMI

In part 1 we talked about the burden of sickle cell, in this post we will discuss the precautions patients and parents should take so they can reduce crisis and limit complications, we will also discuss the available cure and associated constraints. 923 more words

SICKLE CELL DISEASE part 1(The burden of the disease)

BY DR EMORUWA OPEYEMI

Haemoglobin disorders are inherited blood diseases that affect how oxygen is carried in the body. Below are some facts about the disease: 923 more words

In Those Jeans

I first shared this post over two years ago following a discussion with a friend. Last month I lost my cousin Papa. His loss weighs heavy on my heart, and I decided to share this story again. 1,880 more words

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Vanderbilt-led study identifies genes linked to breast cancer in East Asian women.

A new study in East Asian women has identified three genetic changes linked to an increased risk of breast cancer. The research was led by Vanderbilt University. 367 more words

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Love, Genotype and Faith in God

When Wale proposed, it took Bukola ten months before giving her love. Wale is in 500level Chemical engineering and Bukola in 300l Economics education.

Their 10-month-old relationship is growing everyday. 902 more words

Daily Health Tips: My Fiancee And I Have AS genotype. Should We Get Married?

Q: I have a girlfriend who is a virgin and we are about getting married next year but the risk I am taking is I am AS and she is AS. 322 more words

Sofosbuvir and Ribavirin in HCV Genotypes 2 and 3

Sofosbuvir and Ribavirin in HCV Genotypes 2 and 3 Zeuzem et al.,

N Engl J Med 2014; 370:1993-2001 | DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1316145

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