Miller Children's Hospital Long Beach | Sickle Cell Program. Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) is a group of disorders that affects hemoglobin, the molecule in red blood cells that delivers oxygen to cells throughout the body. Red blood cells are normally round, allowing them to pass easily through blood vessels.
Sickle Cell Anemia In Children - Symptoms And Treatment
African Cassava has the highest amount of Thiocyanate known to inhibit cell sickling & building red blood formation (bananas, white yam, Plantain, cabbage, turnips). Folate is an essential nutrient for sickle cell (black eyed peas, lentils, spinach & asparagus). Beets are high in iron & helps build the blood & oxygenate the system. Seaweed greatly increases & enhance oxygen throughout the body. The best seaweed is Blue Green Algae (Kelp, Spirulina & Irish Moss). #dherbs