CrimsonBow Substance Abuse Program

CrimsonBow Sickle Cell Initiative launches its Substance Abuse program (SAP). Do you struggle with addiction to Pentazocine, Marijuana, Alcohol, Codeine, etc? Then this is for you. Kindly fill out the intent form here. Free counseling sessions and recovery group therapy available

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Managing Sickle Cell In Pregnancy 1

  In pregnancy or if you trying to get pregnant the first thing you should do is STOP TAKING HYDROYUREA! This medication, although good with managing sickle cell for some patients, has been shown to increase the risk of congenital birth defects and abnormalities. So for the sake of your baby, put the…

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Managing Pain With Sickle Cell Disease

The main thing you can do to reduce your chances of experiencing pain (Sickle cell episode or crisis) is to try avoiding possible triggers. This may mean you need to: drink plenty of fluids to avoid dehydration wear appropriate clothing to stop you from getting cold avoid sudden temperature changes,…

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