Sickle Cell Disease

Last Updated: August 16 2022

Sickle cell disease (also known as sickle cell anemia) is a blood disorder that causes red blood cells to be formed into a crescent shape, which results in decreased blood flow and oxygenation. People with sickle cell disease usually experience chronic pain and fatigue.

Sickle Cell Disease falls under theCardiovascular HealthandPaincategories.

Examine Database
What works and what doesn't?

Unlock the full potential of Examine

Get started

Don't miss out on the latest research

Become an Examine Insider for FREE to stay on top of the latest nutrition research, supplement myths, and more