In My Tracksuit

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Self Love Is More Than Words – Bye For Now

I’ve been self loving from a young age (had no idea that’s what it was called) as this was how I managed to overcome a lot of my insecurities surrounding my sickle cell. Growing with this mentality has given me so much confidence that I can sometimes come across as a little bit conceited… I…

A Complex With Awesomeness

My slimness, my iddy biddies, my height, my hair and also my health. All things that at some point in my life I’ve had a complex about… How did I have a complex with all of my awesomeness?!

It’s ok not to be ok

Some of you may have noticed I’ve been gone for longer than a minute. No posts, no Spotlight Sundays, NOTHING!

End the relationship if you can’t handle sickle cell!

Subscribe to my Youtube Channel forΒ  moreΒ  β€˜Me, Myself and Sickle Cell’ video blogs.   As usual the twitter timeline gave me an interesting topic to share. Having been in a relationship which eventually ended due to the pressures of my sickle cell I believe that it is important for people to consider the health…

How to be confident? Own Your Sh*t

Subscribe to my Youtube Channel forΒ  moreΒ  β€˜Me, Myself and Sickle Cell’ video blogs.   Being confident is something that I believe we need to make a conscious effort to do as it may not come naturally to everyone. My confidence blossomed when I began to own my health condition and everything that came with…

Spotlight On Jenica Leah

Name: Jenica Leah Age: 28 Likes: Salted popcorn Dislikes: Corners and enclosed spaces Secret Confession: I go to the cinemas to buy popcorn and leave… without watching a movie. Socials: @JustJLeah on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram

Spotlight on Kehinde Salami

Name: Kehinde Salami Age: 36 Likes: Jollof Rice Dislikes: Marmite Secret Confession: Used to have a crush on the fun house twins, Melanie and Martina Socials: @sicklekan Twitter, Facebook, Instagram Website: http://www.sicklekan.com

Spotlight on Sadeh Sophia

Name: Sadeh Sophia Age: 26 Likes: Crisps, Beyonce, Mary J Blige, The colour orange. Dislikes: Spiders, People breathing too close, Saying I Love You. Secret Confession: Wanted to be Scary Spice from the Spice Girls. Twitter @SadehSophia

Sickle Cell and the NFL

There are so many individuals who have platforms they could use to raise awareness, surely some of them must be using it for a cause that needs it, such as sickle cell.

Y O L O

Being sensible with sickle cell is not only a vital part of keeping well, but it’s a vital part of staying alive.

I say YOLO often, but I value my life and would never risk it for a few days of fun.

A Future Cure For Sickle Cell?

Recently, an article has gone viral among the sickle cell community regarding a new pioneering treatment which has reversed a teenagers sickle cell disease by changing his DNA. I cannot even count how many posts I have been tagged in and messages I have been sent of this article. If you haven’t seen it, I…