Sickle Cell DiseaseBook - 2001
This book uses anecdotes, personal histories, and case studies to describe this extremely painful genetically inherited disease that affects African Americans. There has been a tremendous amount of new research into the causes and treatments and this book has the most up-to-date information available. The book includes sections about the history of sickle cell disease, living with the disease, and the possibilities for a cure in the future.
Publisher: Brookfield, CT : Twenty-First Century Books, c2001
Characteristics: 96 p. : ill. ; 24 cm