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Celebrate Rare Disease Day

This February 29, we will celebrate Rare Disease Day, with a mission of raising awareness about rare diseases and their treatment.

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Give back by donating blood

By donating blood you can help premature babies, patients with traumatic injuries, patients that need surgery or patients with blood disorders.

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What is sickle cell disease?

Sickle cell disease is an inherited blood disorder characterized by defective hemoglobin – a protein in red blood cells that carries oxygen to the tissues of the body.

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Q&A: How can teens reduce their blood pressure?

Dr. Elizabeth Sherwin answers a reader’s question about helping her teenaged sibling reduce their blood pressure.