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Sickle Cell Association of Ontario founder ‘very happy’ with achievements on 97th birthday
The Sickle Cell Association of Ontario — the organization founded by Lillie Johnson 37 years ago — paid tribute to her on Saturday as she celebrated her 97th birthday. "As I look around me now, it seems as if I have done a special thing for so many [...]
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Sickle Cell Association raises funds while having fun at the JCA Walk Good Walk-a-ton
On Sunday, May 6th, the Sickle Cell Association of Ontario's team of fundraisers joined a group of other charities to raise funds for their respective organizations and funds for scholarships administered by the Jamaican Canadian Association.
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Alberta woman 1st adult in Canada to be ‘cured’ of sickle cell anemia through stem…
An Alberta woman is the first adult in Canada to be cured of sickle cell anemia with the help of a sister's love — and a stem cell transplant. Revée Agyepong, 26, of Edmonton was diagnosed with the disease as a toddler and has never known life without [...]
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