Sickle Cell Association of Houston

The purpose of this group is to serve as an educational tool and... resource regarding sickle cell anemia and sickle cell trait. Understanding that 1 out of 12 African Americans are carriers of the trait and 1 out of ever 378 African Americans has the disease with 1 out of every 1,200-1,400 Hispanic having the disease as well; it is our obligation and responsibility to educate our communities. We are NOT clinicians and we do not give medical advice. However, we do serve as YOUR city's resource for sickle cell anemia.