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Living with sickle cell disease.

Adding hydroxyurea to your treatment plan.

Learn how hydroxyurea can help prevent pain and other complications.

Read about hydroxyurea

Comprehensive care.

Schedule your yearly appointment for the best care possible.

Learn how to prepare for your visit

5 steps to taking medication safely.

Ensure you are getting the right medication, the right way.

View these helpful guidelines

Be prepared everyday – your emergency plan checklist.

Read about how to manage your condition during an emergency.

Get checklist recommendations

Check the label.

General overview of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and aspirin.

Learn about drug labels

Dental care — brush up on the basics.

Learn how to keep your teeth and gums healthy.

Get tips on good oral health

Rule the school.

Staying safe and healthy at school with sickle cell disease.

Read about ways to prepare

Staying on track.

Sticking to your treatment plan to help you feel your best.

Get tips to follow your treatment plan

Understanding your sickle cell disease.

Get an overview of the condition and tips to stay healthier.

Learn what happens with sickle cell disease

Inheriting sickle cell disease.

Read about how genes play a role in sickle cell disease and how the condition is inherited. 

Learn how the condition is passed down

Basics of gene therapy.

Learn about gene therapy and how it may be a possible treatment option in the future.

Read about gene therapy

Managing pain from sickle cell disease.

Learn how to help prevent and manage a pain crisis.

Get these helpful tips

All-around support for sickle cell disease.

Digital tools make it easy to manage your prescriptions anytime, anywhere. You can manage your medications and stay on track with our website or mobile app.

Explore digital tools


We work hard to help make sure you can get the medication you need. Find out if your sickle cell disease medication is available through us.

View our full drug list

We want to help you connect with trusted partners and organizations that can support your journey.


The Sickle Cell Disease Association of America

American Society of Hematology

Sickle Cell 101 

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