nari rsquo k fights sickle cell disease with help from black blood donors

Nari’k fights sickle cell disease with help from Black blood donors

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Nari’k Page is 22 years old and lives with sickle cell disease. Once every three months, he is hospitalized for a sickle cell pain crisis and receives blood transfusions. He must receive blood from the same race of similar ethnicity to help prevent complications from frequent transfusion therapies.