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Accident and burn victims, heart surgery and organ transplant patients, and those receiving treatment for leukemia, cancer or sickle cell disease all count on blood and platelet donations to battle illness and injury.
The pain of a sickle cell crisis can be worse than the pain of childbirth, according to the National Institutes of Health.
When Yejide’s first child dies young and her second is hospitalized with sickle cell disease, Akin’s mother declares that the children are Abiku, the Yoruba term for a spirit that is born to a mother again and again, never intending to live long.
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