Category: CURRENT SICKLE CELL NEWS

This category contains the current sickle cell anemia news.

Press Release on New Born Screening in Alberta

June 19, 2019 Newborn screening now tests for sickle cell disease CALGARY – All babies in the province are now eligible for routine testing for sickle cell disease following an expansion to Alberta’s Newborn Metabolic Screening (NMS) program. Sickle cell disease causes red blood cells to have a crescent moon or sickle shape and become …

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Second Annual 3K Walk / Run Caribbean Heritage Sports Day at Rotary Challenger Park in Calgary September 8, 2018 Click Here for Full Details …