Resources for Sickle Cell
Last updated: November 2021
- What questions should I ask the doctor? Is there anything I should do to prepare?
- When should I go to the ER?
- How do I cope with a long hospital stay?
- What treatments are available for people with sickle cell?
- How soon should treatment begin after going to the ER? What are acceptable forms of treatment for crises?
Balancing work and health
- How do I balance my health and my work? Are there protections for people with long-term illnesses?
- Do I qualify for disability insurance?