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St. Louis Teen Won't Let What Some Call a Disadvantage Slow Him Down

Brandon suffered a stoke in 2018 at age 17. He was hospitalized for a month. Therapy helped him build back ...

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Young Bone Marrow Patient Says Thank You to Children’s Hospital Staff

Bone marrow transplant patient Ivan wants to make sure everyone knew how much the doctors and nurses at St. Louis ...

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Camp Crescent Brings Summer Fun to Kids with Painful Blood Disease

Camp Crescent is run by St. Louis Children’s Hospital in Potosi, MO exclusively for children ages 8-12 with sickle cell ...

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St. Louis Soap Box Derby Extra Special for Pair of Brothers

Landre (11) and his brother Jamerius (13) have Sickle-cell disease, which is when red blood cells have an abnormal shape ...

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A Sister's Gift Saves Her Brothers

The Rankins’ bustling household includes four children: Camry, 15; Camren, 13; Camari, 11; and Camar, 6. With the mix of ...

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Medical Animation: Sickle Cell Anemia

Sickle cell disease is a blood disorder that is inherited from both parents. This disorder is more common in certain ...

Patient Stories

Gabby's Story: Cord Blood Transplant Cures Sickle Cell Disease

This summer, Gabby Carter played on the beach. She waded into the ocean. She spent hours some afternoons in the ...