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Do you know any Ridiculous Myths about Sickle Cell

What are some of the things people in your community think sickle cell is? I’ll go first.. Here in Ghana, it is called worms.. many people believe that pain crises is caused by worms in the body. There are also theories that suggest that people with sickle cell were punished by their ancestors for the sins of their fathers.. Funny right? Mind sharing yours??

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