Please excuse my tired and quiet voice; recovering from a sickle cell crisis can do that to you. Anyway, I don’t believe I’m the only person that gets de-motivated sometimes… What do you do to pick yourself back up again and get back on track?
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New year, new goals, new visions. Whatever greatness 2018 has in store for you, be sure to celebrate every achievement and treat yourself; you deserve it!
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Out of hospital since my last post and I had to come to terms with the fact that I may be doing too much and have to take it easy. Sometimes sickle cell can really get in the way of life but I guess I have to accept that fact, listen to my body and keep it moving.
The mindset you have to have to be able to take yourself to hospital before it becomes an emergency is one I can’t describe. Continue reading “Spiritual Guide”
I often think to myself, ‘why aren’t people doing more?’
There are so many individuals who have platforms they could use to raise awareness, surely some of them must be using it for a cause that needs it, such as sickle cell. Continue reading “Sickle Cell and the NFL”
This sarcastic tweet by a nurse was one I couldn’t scroll past without replying. Racial stigma against sickle cell patients does exist!!
What are your thoughts?
I’m sure we (sickle cell patients) have many bad experiences we could share but I’d love to share some positive ones. If you have any you are willing to share, please leave details in the form below and I will share the stories in a future video.
In the past 9 months I’ve done a whole lot of travelling; 6 different countries to be exact. That’s probably no big deal for any other individual, but it may sound slightly extreme for someone who is living with sickle cell. It has taken me years to be able to travel this much without risk and without fear; but believe me I have taken many L’s in the process. Continue reading “Y O L O”